What does Kaileigh mean?
Kaileigh [kaileigh] as a girls' name is of 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.Creative forms:
(female) Kaileidy, Kaileine, ..
(male) Kaileigan, Kaileini, .. Middle name pairings:
Kaileigh Shoshana (K.S.), ..
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)
Kaileigh entered the list in 1998 and reached its apex rank of #1586 in the U.S. in 2004, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Kaylee (#61 last year), Kayla (#115), Callie (#196), Kayleigh (#326), Kailey (#532), Kaylie (#551), Kailee (#812), Caylee (#840), Kaleigh (#1051), Kaley (#1233), Caleigh (#1261), Kayley (#1627), Cayla (#1731), Kayli (#1790), Kaylea, Cayleigh, Kaylei, Caley, Kalie, Caylie, Cailey, Kaili, Cayley, Kalee and Kaeli are the popular varying forms of Kaileigh. Adoption of these relations of Kaileigh was at its apex in the year 1996 (usage of 1.8%) and is now much reduced (usage 0.8%, ▼55.3%), with forms such as Kayley going out of style. Callie and Kayleigh are two of the more contemporarily stylish girl names among these.
Kaileigh is pronounced similarly to Kahlei, Kailagh, Kailah, Kaleah, Kalei, Kelleigh and Kyleigh. Other suggested similar names are Analeigh, Ansleigh, Arleigh, Ashleigh▼, Bailei, Baileigh, Baleigh, Bayleigh, Bradleigh, Bryleigh▲, Carleigh, Ceileigh, Charleigh▲, Dafneigh, Darceigh, Darseigh, Hadleigh▲, Haileigh, Haleigh▼, Harleigh, Hayleigh, Hedleigh (see Hadley), Holleigh, Joleigh, Kaileen, Kailene, Kailin, Kaleesha, Kaleila, Kalisa, Kalisha, Karleigh, Karlein (see Caroline), Keilidh, Kelbeigh (see Kelby), Kelseigh, Kempleigh (see Kempley), Langleigh, Lesleigh, Marleigh▲, Nataleigh, Raileigh, Raleigh, Rawleigh, Rileigh, Shirleigh and Trilbeigh (see Trilby). These names tend to be more frequently used than Kaileigh.See names in meaning and etymology.