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What does Kailey mean?

Kailey Pronunciation of Kailey as a name for girls is of Arabic and Gaelic origin, and the name Kailey means "slim and fair; darling, beloved; slender". Kailey is a version of Cayla (Irish, Gaelic): from Caoilainn. Kailey is also a variation of Kalila (Arabic). Kailey is also used as a variation of Kaylee (Gaelic).


ASSOCIATED WITH arabic, gaelic, fair (beautiful), slender (little)


VARIANTS Kayllie, Kaylley, Kaylleigh, Kaylie, Kayli, Kayley, Kayleigh, Kaylei, Kaylea, Kayla, Kaly, Kalie, Kaley, Kaleigh, Kalee, Kailie, Kaili, Kaileigh, Kailee, Kaelie, Kaeli, Kaeley, Kaeleigh, Kaelee, Caylie, Caylia, Cayley, Cayleigh, Caylee, Callie, Caley, Caleigh, Cailie, Cailey, Caileigh, Caila, Caela




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How popular is Kailey?

Kailey is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#85297 out of 150436, Top 57%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Kailey was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #228 in the U.S. in 2004, and is at #683 presently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Cailey, Caleigh (#1974 LAST YEAR), Caley, Callie (#190), Cayla, Caylee (#1104), Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylie, Kaeli, Kailee (#1045), Kaileigh, Kaili, Kalee, Kaleigh (#1319), Kaley (#1609), Kalie, Kayla (#149), Kaylea, Kaylee (#97), Kayleen (#1573), Kaylei, Kayleigh (#451), Kaylene, Kayley, Kayli and Kaylie (#790) are the popular related forms of Kailey (#683) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Kaylleigh, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Kailey reached its most widespread 2 decades ago (AVERAGE #1032) and has become much less since (#1535, DOWN 65%), with versions such as Kayla becoming less trendy. Callie is more ubiquitous than the rest.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kailey, Cailey, Caleigh, Caley, Callie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cayla, Caylee, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaeli, Kailee, Kaileigh, Kaili, Kalee in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaleigh, Kaley, Kalie, Kayla, Kaylea in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaylee, Kayleen, Kaylei, Kayleigh, Kaylene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kayley, Kayli, Kaylie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Callie, Kayla, Kaylee, Kayleigh outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kailey is alike in pronunciation to Calee, Callee, Cally, Kaala, Kaelah, Kahley, Kahli, Kaila, Kailagh, Kalae, Kalah, Kalea, Kali, Kalia, Kalla, Kallie, Kaylah, Kaylla, Kealy, Keely, Keila, Kelly, Keyley, Kilee and Kiley. Other recommended sound-alike names are Bailei, Bailey, Baily, Briley, Caisey, Carley, Daile, Daisey, Earley, Eiley, Emiley, Gaile, Hadley, Haeley, Hailee, Hailey, Haily, Haley, Halley, Harley, Jaimey, Kaidee, Kailan, Kaileen, Kailene, Kailin, Kailyn, Kaite, Kaitee, Kaitey, Kaity, Kalen, Kalle, Karlee, Karlen, Kasey, Katey, Kathey, Kaysey, Khloey, Klea, Laicey, Laidey, Laily, Laisey, Maisey, Paisley, Raley, Rawley and Riley. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kailey.

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