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What does Caylin mean?

Caylin Pronunciation of Caylin [caylin] as a girls' name is of Gaelic derivation, and the meaning of the name Caylin is "girl; pure". Caylin is a variant form of Cailin (Gaelic). Caylin is also a variant of Caitlin (Old French, Greek).

Associated with: gaelic, pure (virgin).


Caylin has 17 variants: Caelan, Caelin, Caelyn, Caileen, Cailen, Cailene, Cailyn, Cailynn, Calen, Calin, Calyn, Calynn, Cayelin, Caylen, Caylyn, Kayelin and Kayelyn.

21 more alternative forms via Cailin, Caitlin: Caetlin, Cait, Caiti, Caitie, Caitilin, Caitlan, Caitlen, Caitlinn, Caitlyn, Caitrin, Catelan, Cateline, Catelinn, Catelyn, Catlain, Catlin, Catline, Catlyn, Catlynn, Kaitlin and Katelin.

Creative forms:
(female) Caydia, Clelin, ..

(male) Caywin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Caylin Maura (C.M.), ..

How popular is Caylin?

Caylin is an uncommon first name for females. Caylin is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Caylin entered the list in 1996 and reached its peak rank of #1329 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caylin name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caylin outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Caitlyn (#599 via latest list), Caitlin (#609), Cailyn (#1343), Kaitlin (#1347), Katelin, Catlin, Caelyn, Caitlan, Cailin and Catelyn are the prominent variation forms of Caylin. These relations of Caylin were popular as baby names in the year 1990 (usage of 0.69%) and are now significantly less common (usage 0.06%, down 91%), with forms like Caitlyn falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caylin, Caelyn, Cailin, Cailyn, Caitlan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caitlin, Caitlyn, Catelyn, Catlin, Kaitlin, Katelin in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Caylin is pronounced similarly to Caelainn, Callen, Caoilinn, Cayleen, Coline, Colline, Kaelin, Kaelyn, Kailan, Kailin, Kailyn, Kalan, Kalen, Kalin, Kalyn, Kaylan, Kayleen, Kaylen, Kaylin, Kaylinn, Kaylyn, Kaylynn, Keelin, Kylen and Kylin. Other suggested similar names are Cahlie, Cailie, Cali, Calie, Calina, Calli, Callie, Camrin, Caralin, Carlan, Carlia, Carlin, Carline, Carling, Carlis, Carlyn, Carmin, Carolin, Carrin, Catalin, Cayci (see Casey), Caycie, Cayla, Caylee, Cayley, Caysie, Celina, Cellina, Ciline, Colina, Collina, Darylin, Eaglin, Emylin, Fayline, Gaylen (see Gayle), Jaclin, Jalin, Jaylan, Karlin, Katlin, Kayli, Kaylie, Madlin, Marlin, Marylin, Raylina, Taylin, Taylyn and Zaylia. These names tend to be more frequently used than Caylin.

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