What does Kym mean?
Kym /kym/ [1 syll.] as a girls' name. Kym's name origin is Old English, and the name Kym means "Cyneburg's field". Kym is a variant transcription of Kim (Old English): short transcription of Kimberly. Compare last name Kum.
Kym has 21 more related variations via Kim, Kimberly: Kimana, Kimba, Kimber▲, Kimberlee▼, Kimberleigh, Kimberley▼, Kimberli, Kimberlie, Kimberlin, Kimberlyn, Kimblyn, Kimmie, Kimmy, Kimy, Kymberlee, Kymberleigh, Kymberley, Kymberlie, Kymberly, Kymbra and Kymbrely.Kreatif forms: Kakym, Kymka, Kymmi. [more]
How popular is Kym?
Kym is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2564 out of 4276, Top 60%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Kym and related names. Prominent related forms of Kym (unlisted) are Kimberly (#105 in 2014), Kimber (#634), Kimberli, Kimberlee, Kim and Kimberley. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5612%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.2102%, down 62.5%), with the versions Kimberley, Kim and Kimberlee becoming less stylish. Kimber (#634) and Kimberly (#105) are two of the more fashionable baby names in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)