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What does Cailyn mean?

Cailyn Pronunciation of Cailyn as a girls' name is a Gaelic name, and the name Cailyn means "girl; pure". Cailyn is a variant form of Cailin (Gaelic). Cailyn is also a variant of Caitlin (Old French, Greek).


ASSOCIATED WITH gaelic, pure (virgin)


VARIANTS Kayelyn, Kayelin, Caylyn, Caylin, Caylen, Cayelin, Calynn, Calyn, Calin, Calen, Cailynn, Cailene, Cailen, Caileen, Caelyn, Caelin, Caelan

OTHER FORMS VIA CAILIN, CAITLIN Caetlin, Cait, Caiti, Caitie, Caitilin, Caitlan, Caitland, Caitlann, Caitlen, Caitlinn, Caitlyn, Caitlyne, Caitlynn, Caitrin, Caity, Catelan, Catelyn, Catelynn, Catlain, Catlin, Catline, Catlyn, Catlynn, Kaitlan, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn, Kaitlynn, Katelyn



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How popular is Cailyn?

Cailyn is a rare given name for women. Cailyn is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Cailyn entered the list in 1994 and reached its top position of #722 in the U.S. in the year 2009, but is not ranked currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cailyn name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cailyn outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Prominent related forms of Cailyn are Caelyn, Cailin, Caitlan, Caitlin (#1360 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Caitlyn (#1164), Caitlynn, Catelyn, Catlin, Caylin, Kaitlan, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn (#387), Kaitlynn (#1847) and Katelyn (#501). These relations of Cailyn reached the top of their popularity 20 years ago (AVERAGE #1006) and have become significantly less popular since (#1683, 92% LESS USAGE), with versions such as Caitlynn becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cailyn, Caelyn, Cailin, Caitlan, Caitlin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caitlyn, Caitlynn, Catelyn, Catlin, Caylin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaitlan, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn, Kaitlynn, Katelyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caitlin, Caitlyn, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn, Katelyn outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cailyn is pronounced similarly to Callan, Callen, Caoilinn, Cauleyne, Cauline, Cayleen, Kaelin, Kaelynn, Kaileen, Kailin, Kailyn, Kailynne, Kalan, Kalen, Kalin, Kallan, Kalyn, Kalynn, Kaylan, Kaylen, Kaylin, Kaylyn, Kaylynn, Keelyn and Kellyn. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Ailyn, Baily, Caila, Cailey, Cailie, Cain, Calina, Cally, Camryn, Caralyn, Carilyn, Carlan, Carlen, Carlin, Carly, Carlye, Carlyn, Carlyna, Carlyne, Carlynn, Carolyn, Caryn, Ceilena, Celyna, Chalon, Charilyn, Charlyn, Ciline, Daelyn, Darlyn, Evilyn, Fallyn, Haily, Jaclyn, Jaelyn, Jaklyn, Jalyn, Jamilyn, Jaslyn, Jazlyn, Kamlyn, Karilyn, Karlyn, Katilyn, Laily, Madlyn, Raelyn, Tamilyn, Tamlyn and Taylyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cailyn.

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