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Boy Names Starting with Kay-

Kay- baby names and what they mean, with 14 results. Kay- names are used more often as feminine names. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity in the year 2014 (usage of 0.26%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.23%, down 13%), but with names such as Kay becoming less stylish. Kayden (#95) is the most contemporarily stylish boy name here, while Kayo (top 88%) and Kayr (68%) are conventional Kay- last names. Here is the list of Kay- names for girls.

Kay- names

Kay - Kayvan

Root fr. Latin, Old Welsh words. "Happy, rejoicing." Somewhat unusual as a birth name, Kay occurs more conventionally as a last name. Unisex name.

Gaius and variantsKay2, Kaye1
Var. of Gaius. Root fr. Latin. "Happy." Koy is also a somewhat common boys' name.

Kay3, Kaye2
Forms of Caius. Root fr. Latin word. "Happy." Kaye (compare Raye, Jaye) is a popular -aye suffix surname.

Currently popular in Nigeria and Africa. Scarce. Kaycee is not found in the US Census. Unisex name.

Kaden and variantsKaydan, Kayden1, Kaydin, Kaydon
Var. of Kaden. Derivative of Arabic word. "Companion." Usage of Kaydan, Kayden, etc. as baby names in 2015 was down 11.8% compared to the previous year.

Cade and variantsKayde, Kayden2
Forms of Cade. Origin fr. Old English, Old French. "Round, gentle; cask." Kayde and Kayden became less trendy in 2015, dropping on average -3 positions as children's names with Kayden leading the fall.

Form of Gaetano. Stems fr. Italian, Latin words. "From Gaeta." Kayetan is not in the Top 2000. See also Kaydan.

Form of Cale. From English element. Modern fashionable sounding name of uncertain .. Kayle, like the similar-sounding Kile, exists more often as a last name. Gender-neutral name.

Kaleb and variantsKayleb1, Kaylob1
Forms of Kaleb. Derivative of Hebrew. "Dog; tenacious and aggressive." Kayleb and Kaylob became more trendy in 2015, rising on average +3 positions as birth names with Kayleb leading the upswing.

Kayleb2, Kaylob2
Forms of Caleb. Root fr. Hebrew word. "Faith, devotion, whole hearted." Uncommon, with usage of 0.006% for Kayleb and Kaylob as birth names in 2015, higher than 0.006% the year before.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kay- names: Kay, Kayden, Kaydin, Kaydon, Kaye

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kay- names: Kayleb, Kayne

Var. of Caley. Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Slender." A seldom-used birth name. Gender-neutral name.

Var. of Kane. Root fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Battle." Used somewhat frequently as a birth name, Kayne is comparable to the conventional Wayne. See also Dayne.

Origin fr. Iranian. "World or universe." Kaevan and Keavan are creative variations. See also Kavan.

Kayvan2, Kayven
Forms of Kavan. Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Handsome." Uncommon as children's names, but Kayvan and Kayven are comparable to the more common Jayven.

Quick Reference

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

1. Kay - Kayvan
Kay, Gaius [Kay, Kaye], Caius [Kay, Kaye], Kaycee, Kaden [Kaydan, Kayden, Kaydin, Kaydon], Cade [Kayde, Kayden], Gaetano [Kayetan], Cale [Kayle], Kaleb [Kayleb, Kaylob], Caleb [Kayleb, Kaylob], Caley [Kayley], Kane [Kayne], Kayvan, Kavan [Kayvan, Kayven]

Usage comparison for Kay- names