What does Kailey mean?
Kailey /kai-ley/ as a name for girls is of Arabic and Gaelic origin, and the name Kailey means "slim and fair; darling, beloved; slender". Kailey is a version of Cayla (Irish, Gaelic): from Caoilainn. Kailey is also a variation of Kalila (Arabic). Kailey is also used as a variation of Kaylee (Gaelic).
Kailey▲ has 37 variants: Caela, Caila, Caileigh, Cailey, Cailie, Caleigh▼, Caley, Callie▲, Caylee▼, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kailee▼, Kaileigh, Kaili, Kailie, Kalee, Kaleigh▼, Kaley▼, Kalie, Kaly, Kayla▲, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kayleigh▲, Kayley▼, Kayli▼, Kaylie▲, Kaylleigh, Kaylley and Kayllie.more]
How popular is Kailey?
Kailey is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#85297 out of 150436, Top 57%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Kailey for girls. Kailey was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest position of #228 in the U.S. in 2004, and is at #476 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Kailey and affiliated names. Caleigh, Callie (#186 2 years ago), Cayla, Caylee (#676), Kailee (#859), Kaleigh (#902), Kaley, Kalie, Kayla (#102), Kaylee (#52), Kayleen, Kayleigh (#278), Kaylene, Kayley, Kayli and Kaylie (#517) are the popular related forms of Kailey (#476 2 years ago) appearing in the Top 1000. Other forms, like Caileigh, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Kailey reached its most widespread in 1999 (average #544) and is somewhat lower today (#708, down 36.1%). Kayla is more ubiquitous than the rest, although Kayleigh seems to be getting popular too, while forms such as Caleigh, Caylee, Kailee, Kaleigh and Kayley are no longer trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kailey▲ is alike in pronunciation to Calley, Kahlei, Kahley, Kaila▼, Kailah, Kalea, Kalei, Kallee, Kalley, Kally, Kealey, Keeley, Kelley▼, Keyley, Kilea, Kilee, Kiley▼ and Kyley. Other recommended similar baby names are Bailey▲, Hailey▲, Kahle, Kaitey, Kalle, Karley▼, Kayle and Railey. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kailey.