What does Catlyn mean?
Catlyn /cat-lyn/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old French and Greek origin, and the name Catlyn means "pure". Catlyn is a version of Caitlin (Old French, Greek). Catalon is a familiar last name. See also Katherine.
Catlyn has 29 more different forms via Caitlin: Caelin, Caelyn, Cailen, Cailene, Cailyn▼, Cailynn, Caitilin, Caitland, Caitlen, Caitrin, Caity, Calen, Calin, Calyn, Calynn, Catelan, Cateline, Catelinn, Catelyn, Catelynn, Cayelin, Caylen, Caylin, Caylyn, Katelan, Katelin▼, Katelyn▲, Katelynn▲ and Kayelyn.Kreatif forms: Catlynna, Ciatlyn, Cotlyn. [more]
How popular is Catlyn?
Catlyn is an unusual given name for females. Catlyn is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Catlyn and corresponding names. Prominent varying forms of Catlyn (not ranked) are Cailyn, Caitlin (#496 in 2014), Caitlyn (#463), Caitlynn, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn (#158), Kaitlynn (#928), Katelin, Katelyn (#172), Katelynn (#567) and Katherine (#83). Forms like Calin are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread in 1998 (usage of 0.6975%) and is now much lower (usage 0.3757%, down 46.1%), with the forms Cailyn, Caitlynn, Kaitlin, Kaitlynn and Katelin becoming somewhat outmoded. The most trendy baby names in this compilation are Caitlin (#496), Caitlyn (#463), Kaitlyn (#158), Katelyn (#172) and Katelynn (#567). (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Catlyn is pronounced similarly to Catleen, Katlin▼, Katlyn▼, Katlyne, Katlynn and Kitlyn. Other recommended similar baby names are Carlyn, Catalin, Cathlyne and Catlina. These names tend to be more commonly used than Catlyn.