What does Kaileigh mean?
Kaileigh /kai-lei-gh/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the name Kaileigh means "slim and fair; slender". Kaileigh is an alternate form of Cayla (Irish, Gaelic): from Caoilainn. Kaileigh is also a variation of Kaylee (Gaelic).
Kaileigh has 35 variants: Caela, Caila, Caileigh, Cailey, Cailie, Caleigh▼, Caley, Callie▲, Caylee▼, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kailee▼, Kailey▲, Kaili, Kailie, Kalee, Kaleigh▼, Kaley▼, Kalie, Kayla▲, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kayleigh▲, Kayley▼, Kayli▼, Kaylie▲, Kaylleigh and Kaylley.more]
How popular is Kaileigh?
Kaileigh is a rare first name for females. Kaileigh is a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Kaylee (#52 last year), Kayla (#102), Callie (#186), Kayleigh (#278), Kailey (#476), Kaylie (#517), Caylee (#676), Kailee (#859), Kaleigh (#902), Kaylene, Kayley, Kayli, Kalie, Cayla, Kaley, Caleigh and Kayleen are the popular varying forms of Kaileigh (outside Top 1000). Usage of these girl names was at its apex in the year 1999 (usage of 0.4558%) and is now much lower (usage 0.2913%, down 36.1%), with forms such as Caylee, Kaleigh, Kailee, Caleigh and Kayley falling out of style. The most fashionable birth names among these are Callie (#186), Kaylee (#52), Kayleigh (#278), Kayla (#102) and Kailey (#476), with Callie having a resurgence in usage. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Kaileigh and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Kaileigh is pronounced similarly to Kailagh, Kelleigh and Kyleigh▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Baileigh, Haileigh, Karleigh and Raileigh. Like Kaileigh, these names are not frequently used.