What does Kayleigh mean?
Kayleigh /kay-lei-gh/ as a name for girls is of Gaelic origin, and the name Kayleigh means "slim and fair; slender". Kayleigh is an alternate form of Cayla (Irish, Gaelic): from Caoilainn. Kayleigh is also a form of Kaylee (Gaelic). See also Ceilidh.
Kayleigh▲ has 35 variants: Caela, Caila, Caileigh, Cailey, Cailie, Caleigh▼, Caley, Callie▲, Caylee▼, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kailee▼, Kaileigh, Kailey▲, Kaili, Kailie, Kalee, Kaleigh▼, Kaley▼, Kalie, Kayla▲, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kayley▼, Kayli▼, Kaylie▲, Kaylleigh and Kaylley.more]
How popular is Kayleigh?
Kayleigh is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2485 out of 4276, Top 58%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Kayleigh for girls. Kayleigh was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #229 in the U.S. in 2009, and is at #278 presently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Caleigh, Callie (#186 via latest list), Cayla, Caylee (#676), Kailee (#859), Kailey (#476), Kaleigh (#902), Kaley, Kalie, Kayla (#102), Kaylee (#52), Kayleen, Kaylene, Kayley, Kayli and Kaylie (#517) are the prominent related forms of Kayleigh (#278 via latest list) appearing in the Top 1000. These relations of Kayleigh were favored in the year 1999 (median #544) and are somewhat less widespread today (#708, 36.1% less). Kayla is more universally found than the rest, though Kaylee is currently the most fashionable, while forms such as Caleigh, Caylee, Kailee, Kaleigh and Kayley are now less popular.
Thinking of names?
Kayleigh▲ is alike in pronunciation to Kahlei, Kailagh, Kaleah, Kalei, Kaylah▼, Kayllie, Kelleigh and Kyleigh▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Analeigh, Ansleigh, Arleigh, Ashleigh▼, Baileigh, Baleigh, Bayleigh, Bradleigh, Bryleigh, Carleigh, Ceileigh, Charleigh▲, Dafneigh, Darceigh, Darseigh, Hadleigh, Haileigh, Haleigh▼, Harleigh, Hayleigh, Hedleigh, Holleigh, Joleigh, Kaleesha, Kaleila, Kalisa, Kalisha, Karleigh, Karlein, Kayle, Kayleena, Kaylen▼, Kaylin▲, Kaylinn, Kelbeigh, Kelseigh, Kempleigh, Langleigh, Lesleigh, Marleigh, Nataleigh, Raileigh, Raleigh, Rawleigh, Rayleine and Rileigh. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kayleigh.