What does Cay mean?
47 more alternative forms via Catherine, Katherine: Cadi, Cait, Caitey, Caity, Caren, Cari▼, Carin, Caron, Carri, Caryn▼, Carynn, Cass, Cassey, Cassi, Cassy, Cat, Cate, Catey, Cath, Catha, Cathe, Cathi, Cathy▼, Cathye, Cati, Catia, Catie, Cato, Caty, Cazzy, Kait, Kaity, Kari▼, Karyn▼, Kas, Kass, Kassy, Kasya, Kat, Kata, Kate, Katey, Kathy▼, Kati, Katy▼, Katya and Kit.Creative forms:
(female) Cany, Cley, ..
(male) Cani, Clan, .. Middle name pairings:
Cay Seraphina (C.S.), ..
How popular is Cay?
Cay is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#53047 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Cay (unlisted) are Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron, Carri, Caryn, Cassey, Cassi, Cassy, Cate, Catherine (#179 last year), Cathi, Cathy, Kari (#1817), Karyn, Kate (#222), Katey, Katherine (#84), Kathy (#1676), Kati, Katy (#1547), Katya, Kay, Kaye and Kit. These relations of Cay reached the top of their popularity 65 years ago (average #1101) and are now significantly less common (#1741, 80% less usage), with forms like Kathy becoming less in vogue. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Cay is pronounced similarly to Cai, Coe, Ka-, Kaeya, Kai▲, Kaia▲, Kaya, Kia▼ and Kiah. Other recommended names are Bay, Cacy, Cady, Cal, Cam, Cary, Cas, Casy, Cy, Day, Fay▼, Gay▼, Jay, May▼ and Ray▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cay.See names in meaning and etymology.