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What does Kylin mean?

Kylin Pronunciation of Kylin [kylin] as a girls' name is a variant form of Kylie: possibly (English) "boomerang".


Kylin has 4 variants: Kyleen, Kylen, Kylene and Kylianne.

9 more related forms via Kylie: Kilea, Kiley, Kyla, Kylah, Kylea, Kylee, Kyleigh, Kyley and Kyli.

Creative forms:
(female) Keilin, Kilin, ..

(male) Kylil, Kymon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kylin Malena (K.M.), ..

How popular is Kylin?

Kylin is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Kylin is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Kylin (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Kylie (#66 in 2015), Kylee (#237), Kyla (#356), Kyleigh (#383), Kiley (#896), Kylah (#1119), Kylene and Kyli. Other forms, like Kilea, are uncommon. These forms of Kylin were at the apex of their popularity 11 years ago (usage of 0.8%) and are somewhat less conventional today (usage 0.51%, down 36.1%), with the form Kiley falling out of fashion. Kylie has historically been a favorite of parents. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kiley, Kyla, Kylah, Kylee, Kyleigh in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kylene, Kyli, Kylie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kyla, Kylie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kylin is alike in pronunciation to Caelin, Calyn, Cayelin, Caylen, Caylin, Kaelin, Kaelyn, Kailan, Kailyn, Kalaine, Kalene, Kalin, Kallan, Kalyn, Kayelin, Kayelyn, Kaylan, Kayleen, Kaylene, Kaylinn, Kaylyn, Kaylynn, Keelan, Keelyn and Kellyn. Other recommended names are Aylin, Ayslin, Edlin, Eilin, Elin, Ellin, Emylin, Evlin, Jalin, Jolin, Kali, Kalia, Kalie, Kalina, Karin, Karlin, Katlin, Kayli, Kaylie, Kerin, Keylie, Klio, Kolina, Korin, Kyle, Kylila (see Kalila), Kyria, Kyrie, Nolin and Taylin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kylin.

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