What does Karleigh mean?
Karleigh /kar-lei-gh/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin, Greek and Old German derivation, and Karleigh means "free man". Karleigh is a variant transcription of Carly (Latin): feminine of Charles. Karleigh is also a variant of Karla (Greek, Old German).
How popular is Karleigh?
Karleigh is an uncommon given name for women. Karleigh is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Karleigh and affiliated names. Popular alternative forms of Karleigh (outside Top 1000) are Carly (#357 the previous year), Karla (#504), Karlee (#693), Carlee (#829), Karlie (#885), Carlie (#966), Karley, Karli, Karly, Karlene, Carleigh, Carli, Carleen, Carlene and Carley. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in the year 1998 (usage of 0.36%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.1177%, down 67.3%), with forms such as Carley, Carlie, Carlee, Karly and Karley falling out of fashion. Karlee (#693), Carly (#357) and Karla (#504) are three of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)