What does Katelyn mean?
Katelyn has 68 more alternative forms via Caitlin, Kaitlin, Katherine: Caelin, Caelyn, Cailyn, Caitlyn▼, Calyn, Catalin, Catelan, Cateline, Catelinn, Catelyn, Catelynn, Catheryn, Cathlyne, Cathryn▼, Catlin, Catlyn, Catlynn, Cayelin, Caylyn, Kaitlan, Kaitlin▼, Kaitlyn▼, Kaitlynn▼, Karen▼, Karyn▼, Kataleen, Katalin, Katalina▲, Katchen, Kate, Katee, Katelan, Katell, Katelle, Katelynne, Katena, Katenka, Katerina, Katey, Katharyn, Kathelina, Katheline, Katherin, Katheryn▼, Katheryne, Kathiryn, Kathleen▼, Kathlene, Kathleyn, Kathlin, Kathline, Kathlyn, Kathlyne, Kathryn▼, Kathryne, Kathrynn, Kathy▼, Katla, Katleen, Katline, Katrien, Katrya, Katryna, Katy▼, Katya, Kayelin, Kayelyn and Kaylin.Creative forms:
(female) Kastelyn, Keitelyn, ..
(male) Kateley, Kateton, .. Middle name pairings:
Katelyn Isabela (K.I.), ..
How popular is Katelyn?
Katelyn is a very prominent first name for women (#882 out of 4276, Top 21%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Katelyn entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #52 in the U.S. in the year 2001, and is presently at #239. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Katelyn (#239 from recent data) ranked in the Top 2000 are Caelyn, Cailyn (#1343 from recent data), Caitlin (#609), Caitlyn (#599), Catelyn, Catheryn, Cathryn, Catlin, Kaitlan, Kaitlin (#1347), Kaitlyn (#197), Kaitlynn (#997), Karen (#504), Karyn, Katalina (#787), Kate (#222), Katelin, Katelynn (#654), Katelynne, Katerina (#1158), Katey, Katharyn, Katherin, Katherine (#84), Katheryn, Katheryne, Kathleen (#830), Kathlene, Kathlyn, Kathryn (#319), Kathryne, Kathy (#1676), Katlin, Katlyn, Katlynn, Katy (#1547), Katya and Kaylin (#619). Adoption of these forms of Katelyn was at its most widespread during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 5.18%) and is now much lower (usage 0.8%, 84.6% less), with versions like Katherine becoming less stylish. Katalina is the most contemporarily stylish baby name in this compilation.
Katelyn▼ is pronounced similarly to Katelijn and Katilyn. Other suggested similar names are Daelyn, Jacelyn, Jaelyn, Kaelin, Kaelyn, Kaelynn▲, Kailyn, Kalyn▼, Kamlyn, Karalyn, Karelyn, Karilyn, Karlyn, Karolyn, Kathlena, Kathlynn, Kathylyne (see Kathleen), Katlyne, Kaylyn, Keelyn, Madelyn▲, Marelyn, Nately, Pamelyn and Raelyn▲. These names tend to be less frequently used than Katelyn.See names in meaning and etymology.