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Girl Names Starting with Kay-

Kay- baby names and what they mean, with 17 results. Usage of these girl names was at its peak in 1996 (USAGE OF 1.68%) and is now significantly reduced (USAGE 0.74%, 56%), with names like Kaye becoming less stylish. Kaydence (#348) and Kayleigh (#326) are two of the more fashionable baby names in this list. Here is the list of Kay- names for boys.

Kay- names

Kay - Kayllie

Kay and variants

Kay1, var. Kaylin1, Kaylee1, Kayla1, Kaye1, Kayann, Kayana
Most often used as a short .. Kay and variants became less popular last year, dropping on average -14 positions as birth names with Kaylin leading the fall.

Catherine and variants

Kaye2, Kay2
Forms of Catherine. Root fr. Greek. "Pure." Kany is also a moderately popular baby name.

Katherine and variants

Kaylin2, Kaye3, Kay3
Forms of Katherine. Based on Greek. "Pure." Popular as last names. Compare Kay (UPPER 1%) and common surnames Kagay (UPPER 74%), Vay (37%), which also end with -ay.


Root fr. Japanese, Zulu, Turkish, Hopi, Hindi elements. "Restful place, yew tree, forgiveness." Common, with usage of 0.014% for Kaya as a birth name in 2015, higher than 0.011% a year ago. See also Kaye.

Casey and variants

Kaysyee, Kaysy, Kaysie, Kaysi, Kaysey, Kayse, Kaysee, Kaycie1, Kayci1, Kaycey, Kaycee1, Kayce1
Forms of Casey. Based on Irish, Gaelic language. "Alert, watchful." Unconventional, with usage of 0.008% for Kayce and variants as girls' names in 2015, lower than 0.008% the year before.

Kaycie2, Kayci2, Kaycee2, Kayce2
Var. of Kacie. Derived fr. American language. Kacie and its variants are probably .. Kayce (TOP 83%) and Kaycee (89%) are common female names, whereas Kayci and Kaycie are uncommon.

Var. of Cady. Origin fr. Greek language. "Pure." Gender-neutral name. Kayde is not a Top 2000 name.

Katie and variants

Kaydi, Kaydee
Forms of Katie. Stems fr. Greek word. "Pure." Less used today. Kaydee was the version last appearing (2012) in the Top 2000.


Var. of Cadence. Source fr. Latin language. "With rhythm." A very conventional birth name.

Kayelyn, Kayelin
Forms of Caitlin. Derivative of Old French, Greek languages. "Pure." Kayelin and Kayelyn are not frequently used as birth names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kay- names: Kay, Kaya, Kayce, Kaycee, Kayci

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kay- names: Kaycie, Kaydee, Kaydence, Kaye, Kayla

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kay- names: Kaylah, Kaylan, Kayle, Kaylea, Kaylee

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kay- names: Kayleen, Kaylei, Kayleigh, Kaylen, Kaylene

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kay- names: Kayley, Kayli, Kaylie, Kaylin, Kaylyn, Kaylynn


Var. of Michaela. Stems fr. Hebrew word. "Who is like God?." Adoption of Kayla was common among parents in 1995 and has become reduced, with Kayla becoming somewhat outmoded. See also Kaylie.

Kelila and variants

Kaylee2, Kayle1, Kayla3
Var. of Kelila. Stems fr. Hebrew element. "Crown of laurel." Kayle occurs regularly (UPPER 97%) as a surname.

Kayla and variants

Kayla4, var. Kaylyn1, Kaylla, Kaylin3, Kaylie1, Kaylha, Kaylah, Kayle2
Source fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Slim and fair." Kayla is a frequently occurring (UPPER 8%) female name.

Cayla and variants

Kayley1, Kayleigh1, Kaylee3, Kayla5
Forms of Cayla. Derivative of Irish, Gaelic language. "Slim and fair." Usage of Kayla, Kayleigh, etc. as children's names in 2015 was 12.7% less than 2014.

Kaylee and variants

Kaylee4, var. Kaylley, Kaylleigh, Kaylie2, Kayli, Kayley2, Kayleigh2, Kaylene, Kaylei, Kayleen1, Kaylea
Origin fr. Gaelic language. "Slender." Adoption of Kaylee and variants as baby names in 2015 was 13.2% less than the previous year.

Kaylin and variants

Kaylin4, var. Kaylynne, Kaylynn, Kaylyn2, Kaylinn, Kaylen, Kayleen2, Kayleena, Kaylanne, Kaylan
Stems fr. American language. Variant of Caitlin, Kayla or Kaylee .. Popular as birth names, Kaylan, Kaylin, etc. sound like the conventional Kalani.

Kalila and variants

Kaylee5, Kayllie
Forms of Kalila. Derived fr. Arabic. "Darling, beloved." Kayllie is exclusive as a children's name among the versions of Kalila.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Kay- names for girls.

1. Kay - Kayllie
Kay [Kaye, Kayla, Kayana, Kayann, Kaylee, Kaylin], Catherine [Kay, Kaye], Katherine [Kay, Kaye, Kaylin], Kaya, Casey [Kayse, Kaysi, Kaysy, Kaycie, Kaysee, Kaysey, Kaysie, Kaysyee, ..], Kacie [Kayce, Kayci, Kaycie, Kaycee], Cady [Kayde], Katie [Kaydi, Kaydee], Cadence [Kaydence], Caitlin [Kayelin, Kayelyn], Michaela [Kayla], Kelila [Kayla, Kayle, Kaylee], Kayla [Kayle, Kaylah, Kaylha, Kaylie, Kaylla, Kaylin, Kaylyn], Cayla [Kayla, Kaylee, Kayley, Kayleigh], Kaylee [Kayli, Kaylei, Kayley, Kaylie, Kaylley, Kaylene, Kayleigh, Kaylleigh, ..], Kaylin [Kaylen, Kaylyn, Kayleen, Kaylinn, Kaylynn, Kaylanne, Kayleena, Kaylynne, ..], Kalila [Kaylee, Kayllie]

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