Meaning and name origin
Caleigh \c(a)-lei-gh\ as a girl's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Caleigh is "slim and fair; slender". Caleigh is a variant of Cayla (Irish, Gaelic): from Caoilainn. Also a variant of Kaylee (Gaelic): from Caollaidhe.
Caleigh has 35 variant forms: Caela, Caila, Caileigh, Cailey, Cailie, Caley, Callie, Caylee, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kailee, Kaileigh, Kailey, Kaili, Kailie, Kalee, Kaleigh, Kaley, Kalie, Kayla, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kayleigh, Kayley, Kayli, Kaylie, Kaylleigh, Kaylley.
Caleigh is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Caleigh for girls. Caleigh reached its highest rank of #703 in the U.S. in 1999. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Caleigh and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Kaylee (#52), Kayla (#102), Callie (#186), Kayleigh (#278), Kailey (#476), Kaylie (#517), Caylee (#676), Kailee (#859), Kaleigh (#902), Kayli, Cayla, Kalie, Kaley, Caleigh and Kayley. (2014 statistics).