What does Kaye mean?
Associated with: happy.
1 feminine form: Kay.Creative forms:
(male) Karye, Koaye, ..
(female) Kayedi, Kayeko, .. Middle name pairings:
Kaye Kace (K.K.), ..
How popular is Kaye?
Kaye is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#3720 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Kaye entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its peak position of #1181 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Kaye are Caius (#1283 from current records), Cai (#1819) and Kay. Usage of these relations of Kaye was widespread among parents 9 decades ago (median #1421) and is somewhat lower today, with the version Kay becoming somewhat outmoded.
Kaye is pronounced similarly to Caeo, Caw, Cayo, Coe, Coy▼, Coye, Kai▲, Kauai, Kawai, Keh, Key, Koa and Kye▲. Other suggested similar names are Arye, Brye, Daye, Faye, Frye, Graye, Jaye, Kacey, Kacy, Kade▲, Kaden, Kadyn, Kael, Kagen, Kahn, Kail, Kaile, Kain, Kaine, Kaj, Kale, Kalen, Kaley, Kam, Kana, Kane▲, Kano, Kapel, Karel, Kari, Karl▼, Karle, Karr, Kasee, Kasey▼, Kasi, Kasie, Kass, Kato, Kaycee, Kayde, Kayden▲, Kayle, Kayleb, Kayley, Kayne, Kayven, Kaz, Keane, Keyne, Kile, Klay, Kobe▼, Kwame▼, Kyle▼, Kyp, Nye, Raye, Rye, Shaye, Skye and Traye. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kaye.See names in meaning and etymology.