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What does Kayli mean?

Kayli Pronunciation of Kayli [kayli] as a girls' name is of Gaelic derivation, and the name Kayli means "slender". Kayli is a variant form of Kaylee (Gaelic): from Caollaidhe.

Associated with: gaelic, slender (little).

Variations

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

Kayli has 3 more related forms via Kaylee: Ceili, Kayleen and Kaylene.

Creative forms:
(female) Kasli, Kaymi, ..

(male) Kaylo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kayli Justice (K.J.), ..

How popular is Kayli?

Kayli is an uncommon given name for women. Kayli is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Kayli was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest position of #713 in the U.S. in 1999, and is at #1790 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Kayli (#1790 in recent rankings) are Kaylee (#61 in recent rankings), Kayleigh (#326), Kailey (#532), Kaylie (#551), Kailee (#812), Kaleigh (#1051), Kaley (#1233), Caleigh (#1261), Kayleen (#1328), Kayley (#1627), Cayley, Kaylene, Cayleigh, Kaylei, Kaeli, Kalee, Kaileigh, Kalie, Kaylea and Kaili. Other variants, like Kaylleigh, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Kayli was at its highest in 2009 (usage of 0.9%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.5%, 44%), with versions such as Kayley going out of style. Kaylee has historically been popular among parents, although Kayleigh appears to be gaining favor too.

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

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

Similar Names

Kayli is pronounced similarly to Cala, Calla, Caylie, Kaela, Kahli, Kailah, Kalea, Kalei, Kali, Kalley, Kallie, Kaly, Kayla, Keala, Kealy, Keela, Keeli, Keila, Keili, Kelli, Kellie, Keyely, Kylah, Kylea and Kyley. Other recommended names are Carli, Hali, Halli, Harli, Kadi, Kaelin, Kahle, Kai, Kailin, Kalin, Kalle, Kammi, Kamyla, Kani, Kapri, Kari, Karla, Karli, Karlie, Karlin, Karyll, Kasi, Kassi, Kathi, Kati, Katlin, Kay, Kaya, Kayci, Kaycie, Kaydi, Kaye, Kaylan, Kayle, Kaylen, Kaylin, Kaylinn, Kaylyn, Kayse, Kaysi, Kaysy, Kyle, Kylin, Lali, Magli, Pali, Pauli, Salli, Tali and Valli. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kayli.

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