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Cailyn meaning and name origin

Cailyn \ca(il)-yn\ as a girl's name has the meaning "girl; pure" and is a variant of Cailin (Gaelic): possibly a contemporary variant of Cailean (Scottish). Also a variant of Caitlin (Old French, Greek): Caitlín is the Irish Gaelic form of Cateline, which is the Old French form of Katherine, whose source is the Greek name Aikaterine.

Cailyn has 17 variant forms: Caelan, Caelin, Caelyn, Caileen, Cailen, Cailene, Cailynn, Calen, Calin, Calyn, Calynn, Cayelin, Caylen, Caylin, Caylyn, Kayelin, Kayelyn.

Cailyn is also pronounced similarly to Callan, Callen, Kaelyn, Kailan, Kailin, Kailyn, Kalyn and Kaylyn. Other suggested similar baby names are Caitlyn, Carilyn, Carlyn and Catlyn.

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Popularity of Cailyn

Cailyn is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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