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What does Kaylei mean?

Kaylei /kay-lei/ as a name for girls is of Gaelic origin, and Kaylei means "slender". Kaylei is an alternate form, with the suffix -i, of Kaylee (Gaelic): from Caollaidhe.


Kaylei has 23 variants: Caleigh, Cayleigh, Cayley, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kailee, Kaileigh, Kailey, Kaili, Kalee, Kaleigh, Kaley, Kalie, Kaylea, Kayleigh, Kayley, Kayli, Kaylie, Kaylleigh and Kaylley.

Kaylei has 2 more related forms via Kaylee: Kayleen and Kaylene.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Kaslei, Krylei, ..

(male) Kayke, Kaylo, ..

How popular is Kaylei?

Kaylei is a rare given name for women. Kaylei is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)


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

Displayed below is the baby name history of Kaylei for girls. Kaylei entered the list in 2003 and reached its apex position of #1672 in the U.S. in 2006, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

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

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

Prominent variation forms of Kaylei are Kaylee (#52 last year), Kayleigh (#278), Kailey (#476), Kaylie (#517), Kailee (#859), Kaleigh (#902), Kaley (#1054), Kayleen (#1157), Caleigh (#1334), Kayley (#1527), Kayli (#1796), Cayleigh (#1961), Cayley, Kaylene, Kaeli, Kalee, Kaileigh, Kalie, Kaylea and Kaili. Usage of these forms of Kaylei was at its highest in the year 2009 (adoption of 0.89%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.57%, down 36%), with the form Kayley going out of style. Kaylee has historically been a favorite of parents, though Kayleigh has grown popular as well over time.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaylei, Caleigh, Cayleigh, Cayley, Kaeli in U.S.

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaleigh, Kaley, Kalie, Kaylea, Kaylee in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kayleen, Kayleigh, Kaylene, Kayley, Kayli, Kaylie in U.S.

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

Similar Names


Kaylei is pronounced similarly to Callee, Calley, Cayla, Caylia, Caylie, Kaela, Kahla, Kahlei, Kali, Kallie, Kally, Kaly, Kaylha, Kealey, Keeley, Kelley, Keyla, Keyley, Keylie, Keylley, Keyllie, Kilee, Kylea, Kylee and Kylie. Other suggested similar names are Bailei, Baylee, Bayley, Caylen, Dayle, Gayle, Gaylen (see Gayle), Haylea, Haylee, Hayley, Jaylee, Kahle, Kalen, Kalle, Karlee, Karlein (see Caroline), Karlen, Karley, Karli, Kayce, Kaycee, Kaycey, Kayci, Kayde, Kaydee, Kaydi, Kaye, Kaylan, Kayle, Kaylen, Kaylin, Kaylyn, Kayse, Kaysee, Kaysey, Kaysi, Klea, Kyel, Kyle, Kylen and Tayler. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kaylei.