What does Kaeli mean?
Kaeli /kae-li/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Gaelic derivation, and the meaning of Kaeli is "slender". Kaeli is a version, with the suffix -i, of Kaylee (Gaelic): from Caollaidhe.
Kaeli has 23 variants: Caleigh▼, Cayleigh, Cayley, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaeley, Kaelie, Kailee▼, Kaileigh, Kailey▲, Kaili, Kalee, Kaleigh▼, Kaley▼, Kalie, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kayleigh▲, Kayley▼, Kayli▼, Kaylie▲, Kaylleigh and Kaylley.more]
How popular is Kaeli?
Kaeli is an unusual given name for women. Kaeli is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Kaeli and associated names. Prominent alternative forms of Kaeli (not ranked) are Kaylee (#52 last year), Kayleigh (#278), Kailey (#476), Kaylie (#517), Kailee (#859), Kaleigh (#902), Kayley, Kaylene, Kayli, Caleigh, Kaley, Kalie and Kayleen. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in 1999 (usage of 0.4279%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.2243%, ▼47.6%), with versions like Kaleigh, Kailee, Caleigh, Kayley and Kaley falling out of fashion. Kaylee (#52), Kayleigh (#278), Kailey (#476) and Kaylie (#517) are four of the more chic names for newborns here. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Kaeli is pronounced similarly to Caela, Cali▲, Calli, Kaala, Kaela▼, Kaelah, Kahla, Kahlei, Kahli, Kaila▼, Kailie, Kala▼, Kalei, Kali▲, Kalia, Kalla, Kalli, Kallie▲, Kally, Kaly, Kayla▲, Keela, Keeli, Keelia, Keelie, Keely▼, Keili, Kelli▼ and Kyli. Other suggested similar baby names are Kaelin, Kahle, Kalle, Karli▼, Kayle and Kyel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kaeli.