What does Calyn mean?
Calyn /ca-lyn/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Old French and Greek derivation, and the name Calyn means "pure". Calyn is an alternate form of Caitlin (Old French, Greek). Colyn is a conventional last name.
Calyn has 37 more related variations via Caitlin: Caetlin, Cait, Caiti, Caitie, Caitilin, Caitlan, Caitland, Caitlandt, Caitlann, Caitlen, Caitlinn, Caitlyn▲, Caitlyne, Caitlynn▼, Caitrin, Caity, Catelan, Cateline, Catelinn, Catelyn, Catelynn, Catlain, Catlin, Catline, Catlyn, Catlynn, Catriona, Kaitlan, Kaitlann, Kaitlin▼, Kaitlinn, Kaitlyn▲, Kaitlynn▼, Katelan, Katelin▼, Katelyn▲ and Katelynn▲.Kreatif forms: Calynna, Celyn. [more]
How popular is Calyn?
Calyn is a rare first name for women. Calyn is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Calyn and associated names. Popular related forms of Calyn (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000 are Cailyn, Caitlin (#496 a year ago), Caitlyn (#463), Caitlynn, Catriona, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn (#158), Kaitlynn (#928), Katelin, Katelyn (#172) and Katelynn (#567). Forms like Caity are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak in 1998 (usage of 0.6095%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.2924%, down 52%), with the versions Cailyn, Caitlynn, Kaitlin, Kaitlynn and Katelin falling out of style. The more fashionable birth names here are Caitlin (#496), Caitlyn (#463), Kaitlyn (#158), Katelyn (#172) and Katelynn (#567). (2014 Birth Statistics)
Calyn is alike in pronunciation to Caelan, Cailin, Caleen, Callan, Callen, Kaelyn▲, Kailyn▲, Kalan, Kalen, Kalin, Kalyn▼, Kalynn and Kaylyn▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Calina, Carlyn, Caryn▼, Celyna, Chalon, Jalyn▼ and Valyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Calyn.