Meaning and Name Origin
Katlin \k(a)-tlin, kat-lin\ as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Katlin) is a variant of Katelyn (English): alternate form of Caitlin. Katlin is also a variation of Kathleen (Irish): variant of Katherine (Greek) "pure".
Katlin▼ has 24 more related variations via Katelyn, Kathleen: Cathaleen, Cathaline, Cathleen▼, Katelin▼, Kateline, Katelinn, Katelynn▲, Katha, Kathaleen, Kathaleya, Kathaleyna, Kathaline, Kathelina, Katheline, Kathleena, Kathlena, Kathlene, Kathleyn, Kathlin, Kathline, Kathlyn▼, Kathlynn, Kathyline and Kathylyne.
Katlin is an unusual first name for women. Katlin is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Katlin for girls. Katlin entered the list in 1990 and reached its highest rank of #603 in the U.S. in 1993, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Katlin and corresponding names. Prominent alternative forms of Katlin are Katelyn (#172 last year), Katelynn (#567), Kathleen (#674), Kathlyn, Katlyn, Katlynn, Kathaleen, Kaitlin, Katelin and Cathleen. These girl names were at the height of their popularity in 1995 and have become significantly less widespread since, with forms like Kaitlin, Kathleen, Katlyn, Katlin and Kathlyn becoming somewhat dated. Katelyn (#172) and Katelynn (#567) are two of the more chic baby names in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Katlin▼ is pronounced similarly to Caetlin, Caitlin▲, Catlain, Catlin, Catline, Catlyn, Kaitlan and Kaitlyn▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Kaelin, Kailin, Kalin, Karlin, Katalin, Katalina, Katelan, Katilyn, Katlaina, Katrin and Kaylin▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Katlin.