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Kelleigh

What does Kelleigh mean?

Kelleigh Pronunciation of Kelleigh [kelleigh] as a name for girls. The name Kelleigh means "strife, war". Kelleigh is an alternate spelling of Kelly (Irish, Gaelic): transferred use of the surname.

Associated with: strife (battle).

Variations

Kelleigh has 5 variants: Kellee, Kelley, Kelli, Kellie and Kellye.

2 more relations via Kelly: Kelleen and Kellina.

Creative forms:
(female)

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Kelleigh Oriana (K.O.), ..

How popular is Kelleigh?

Kelleigh is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Kelleigh is an equally unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Kellee, Kelley, Kelli, Kellie, Kelly (#478 from current records) and Kellye are the popular alternative forms of Kelleigh (not ranked). Other variants, like Kelleen, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Kelleigh was well-received among parents during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 1.55%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.03%, 98%), with forms like Kelly becoming less trendy. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kellee, Kelley, Kelli, Kellie, Kelly, Kellye in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kellie, Kelly outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kelleigh is pronounced similarly to Caileigh, Caleigh, Cayleigh, Kaeleigh, Kaileigh, Kaleigh, Kayleigh, Kaylleigh and Kyleigh. Other recommended names are Analeigh, Ansleigh, Arleigh, Ashleigh, Baileigh, Baleigh, Bayleigh, Bentleigh, Bryleigh, Carleigh, Ceileigh, Chelseigh, Chesleigh, Deneigh, Fernleigh, Hadleigh, Haileigh, Haleigh, Harleigh, Hayleigh, Hedleigh (see Hadley), Holleigh, Joleigh, Kailagh, Karleigh, Keilidh, Kelbeigh (see Kelby), Kelcey, Kelcie, Kellbie (see Kelby), Kellen, Kellsey, Kellsie, Kelsea, Kelsee, Kelseigh, Kelsey, Kelsi, Kelsie, Kempleigh (see Kempley), Lesleigh, Marleigh, Nellseigh, Nelseigh, Raileigh, Raleigh, Rawleigh, Rileigh, Selbeigh (see Selby), Shelbeigh, Tereigh and Terreigh (see Terry). These names tend to be more commonly used than Kelleigh.

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