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What does Kaleigh mean?

Kaleigh /ka-lei-gh/ as a name for girls is of Greek and Gaelic derivation, and the meaning of Kaleigh is "beautiful, lovely; slim and fair; slender". Kaleigh is a version of Callie (Greek). Kaleigh is also a variant of Cayla (Irish, Gaelic). Kaleigh is also used as a form of Kaylee (Gaelic).

Associated with: greek, gaelic, beautiful, slender (little)


Kaleigh has 51 variants: Caela, Cahlie, Caila, Caileigh, Cailey, Cailie, Calee, Caleigh, Caley, Cali, Calie, Callee, Calley, Calli, Cally, Caylee, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kahlei, Kahley, Kailee, Kaileigh, Kailey, Kaili, Kailie, Kalee, Kalei, Kaley, Kalie, Kallee, Kalley, Kalli, Kallie, Kally, Kaly, Kayla, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kayleigh, Kayley, Kayli, Kaylie, Kaylleigh and Kaylley.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Kaleira, Kaleita, ..

(male) Kaleight, Kaleiko, ..

How popular is Kaleigh?

Kaleigh is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3712 out of 4276, Top 87%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Displayed below is the baby name history of Kaleigh for girls. Kaleigh entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #399 in the U.S. in 2001, and is at #902 currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the history of the girl name Kaleigh and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Kaleigh (#902 from recent data) listed in the Top 2000 are Kaylee (#52 from recent data), Kayla (#102), Callie (#186), Cali (#201), Kayleigh (#278), Kailey (#476), Kaylie (#517), Kallie (#643), Caylee (#676), Kailee (#859), Kaley (#1054), Caleigh (#1334), Cayla (#1448), Kayley (#1527), Kalli (#1778), Kayli (#1796), Cayleigh (#1961), Kaylei, Caley, Kaylea, Calli, Kalei, Kaeli, Caylie, Cayley, Kaileigh, Cailey, Cally, Kalee, Kaili and Kalie. Adoption of these relations of Kaleigh was at its apex in 1996 (median #1159) and is somewhat less today (#1368, 42%). Callie is a perennial favorite, although Kayleigh appears to be getting popular too, while forms such as Kayla are no longer trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaleigh, Cailey, Caleigh, Caley, Cali in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Calli, Callie, Cally, Cayla, Caylee in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylie, Kaeli, Kailee in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaileigh, Kailey, Kaili, Kalee, Kalei in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaley, Kalie, Kalli, Kallie, Kayla in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaylea, Kaylee, Kaylei, Kayleigh, Kayley in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kayli, Kaylie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kayla, Kaylee, Kayleigh outside U.S.

Similar Names


Kaleigh is pronounced similarly to Kaelah, Kailagh, Kalah, Kalea, Kaleah, Kali, Kalia, Kelleigh and Kyleigh. Other suggested similar names are Analeigh, Ansleigh, Arleigh, Ashleigh, Baileigh, Baleigh, Bayleigh, Bradleigh, Breigh, Bryleigh, Carleigh, Ceileigh, Charleigh, Dafneigh, Darceigh, Darseigh, Deneigh, Emmaleigh, Hadleigh, Haileigh, Haleigh, Harleigh, Hayleigh, Hedleigh (see Hadley), Holleigh, Joleigh, Kadejah, Kalaine, Kaleen, Kaleena, Kaleesha, Kaleila, Kalen, Kalena, Kalene, Kalesta, Kalifa, Kalila, Kalilah, Kalin, Kalina, Kalisa, Kalisha, Kallita, Kaneisha, Kareima, Kareina, Karenah, Karleigh, Karlein (see Caroline), Kelbeigh (see Kelby), Kelseigh, Kempleigh (see Kempley), Langleigh, Leigh, Lesleigh, Marleigh, Nataleigh, Nelseigh, Raileigh, Raleigh, Rawleigh, Rileigh, Selbeigh (see Selby) and Tereigh. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kaleigh.