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Meaning and name origin

Katelyn \k(a)-tel-yn, kat(e)-lyn\ as a girl's name is pronounced KAYT-len. It is of English origin. Alternate form of Caitlin, an Irish form of Katherine. Kateline is a medieval English form. See also Kaitlin.


Variations

Katelyn has 9 variant forms: Katelin, Kateline, Katelinn, Katelynn, Katlin, Katlyn, Katlynn, Katlynne and Kitlyn.


Popularity

Katelyn is a very popular first name for females (#882 out of 4276, Top 21%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Katelyn for girls. Katelyn reached its highest rank of #52 in the U.S. in 2001 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Katelyn name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Katelyn and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Katherine (#83), Katelyn (#172), Caitlin (#496), Katelynn (#567), Katlynn, Katlyn, Katlin, Kaitlin and Katelin. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Caitlin, Kaitlin, Katelin, Katelyn, Katelynn, Katherine, Katlin, Katlyn, Katlynn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caitlin, Kaitlin, Katelin, Katelyn, Katelynn outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Katherine, Katlyn outside U.S.


Similar Names

Katelyn is also pronounced similarly to Catelan, Catelyn, Catelynn, Katalin, Katelan, Katelijn, Katelynne and Katilyn. Other suggested similar baby names are Kaelyn, Kaitlyn, Karelyn, Kathleyn, Kathlin, Kathlyn, Kathlyne, Kathlynn, Katlyne and Kayelyn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Katelyn.

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