What does Cayleigh mean?
Cayleigh /cay-lei-gh/ as a name for girls. Cayleigh's name origin is Gaelic, and Cayleigh means "slim and fair; slender". Cayleigh is a variant form, with the suffix -eigh, of Cayla (Irish, Gaelic): from Caoilainn. Cayleigh is also a variant of Kaylee (Gaelic).
Cayleigh has 35 variants: Caela, Caila, Caileigh, Cailey, Cailie, Caleigh▼, Caley, Callie▲, Caylee▼, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kailee▼, Kaileigh, Kailey▲, Kaili, Kailie, Kalee, Kaleigh▼, Kaley▼, Kalie, Kayla▲, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kayleigh▲, Kayley▼, Kayli▼, Kaylie▲, Kaylleigh and Kaylley.
Cayleigh has 1 more different relation via Cayla, Kaylee: Cayleen.Kreatif forms: Calgh, Calleigh, Coleigh. [more]
How popular is Cayleigh?
Cayleigh is an unusual first name for females. Cayleigh is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Cayleigh (outside Top 1000) are Kaylee (#52 in 2014), Kayla (#102), Callie (#186), Kayleigh (#278), Kailey (#476), Kaylie (#517), Caylee (#676), Kailee (#859), Kaleigh (#902), Kayli, Kayley, Kaley, Cayla, Caleigh and Kalie. Usage of these relations of Cayleigh reached its apex in the year 1999 (usage of 0.517%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.33%, ▼36.1%), with forms such as Caylee, Kaleigh, Kailee, Caleigh and Kayley falling out of style. Callie, Kaylee, Kayleigh, Kayla, Kailey and Kaylie, and there is a rebound in birth name popularity for Callie. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Cayleigh and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Cayleigh is pronounced similarly to Kelleigh and Kyleigh▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Analeigh, Baleigh, Bradleigh, Bryleigh, Calico, Carleah, Carlein, Caylin, Charleigh▲, Chelseigh, Chesleigh, Dafneigh, Darceigh, Hadleigh, Haileigh, Haleigh▼, Harleigh, Hayleigh, Joleigh, Marleigh, Nataleigh, Raileigh, Raleigh, Rawleigh and Rayleine. Like Cayleigh, these names are not frequently used.