What does Calyn mean?
Calyn \c(a)-lyn, cal-yn\ as a name for girls is of Old French and Greek derivation, and the name Calyn means "pure". Calyn is a form of Caitlin (Old French, Greek): Caitlín is the Irish Gaelic form of Cateline. A rare baby 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▲.
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 (#unlisted) are Cailyn, Caitlin (#496 a year ago), Caitlyn (#463), Caitlynn, Catriona, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn (#158), Kaitlynn (#928), Katelin, Katelyn (#172) and Katelynn (#567). Adoption of this girl name reached its peak in the year 1998 and has become significantly lower since, 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). (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
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.