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pinWhat does Catelyn mean?

Catelyn /cate-lyn/ as a name for girls means "pure". Catelyn is an alternate form of Caitlin (Old French, Greek) with the suffix -elyn.


Catelyn has 9 variants: Caitilin, Catelan, Cateline, Catelinn, Catelynn, Katelan, Katelin, Katelyn and Katelynn.

Catelyn has 43 more different relations via Caitlin: Caelin, Caelyn, Caetlin, Cailen, Cailene, Cailyn, Cailynn, Cait, Caiti, Caitie, Caitlan, Caitland, Caitlandt, Caitlann, Caitlen, Caitlinn, Caitlyn, Caitlyne, Caitlynn, Caitrin, Caity, Calen, Calin, Calyn, Calynn, Catlain, Catlin, Catline, Catlyn, Catlynn, Catriona, Cayelin, Caylen, Caylin, Caylyn, Kaitlan, Kaitlann, Kaitlin, Kaitlinn, Kaitlyn, Kaitlynn, Kayelin and Kayelyn.

Kreatif forms: Cateleen, Catelynnie, Chatelyn. [more]

pinHow popular is Catelyn?

Catelyn is an uncommon first name for women. Catelyn is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Prominent variation forms of Catelyn (not ranked) are Cailyn, Caitlin (#496 2 years ago), Caitlyn (#463), Caitlynn, Catriona, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn (#158), Kaitlynn (#928), Katelin, Katelyn (#172) and Katelynn (#567). Other variants, like Calin, are seldom used. These relations of Catelyn were popular in 1998 (average #390) and have become significantly less common since (#707, down 52%). Kaitlyn has been the top favorite, though Caitlyn has become popular as well over time, while Cailyn, Caitlynn, Kaitlin, Kaitlynn and Katelin are now less common. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Catelyn and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cailyn, Caitlin, Caitlyn, Caitlynn, Kaitlin in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kaitlyn, Kaitlynn, Katelin, Katelyn, Katelynn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caitlin, Caitlyn, Catriona, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn, Katelyn outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Catelyn is alike in pronunciation to Catalin and Katilyn. Other recommended similar baby names are Cathelin and Cathlyne. Like Catelyn, these names are not commonly used.