in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Irish
- Meaning: Pure
- #591 All Time
Pronunciation of Caitlin
How popular is the baby name Caitlin in the U.S.?
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#77 girl name
#69 girl name
#63 girl name
#44 girl name
#49 girl name
#50 girl name
#55 girl name
#62 girl name
#64 girl name
#78 girl name
#81 girl name
#84 girl name
#87 girl name
#78 girl name
#93 girl name
#76 girl name
#89 girl name
Want to know about the popularity of the Caitlin baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 111,177 babies born with the name Caitlin in the United States. That's more than enough Caitlins to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Caitlin" was in 1988 with a total of 7,241 babies. (That's a lot of baby Caitlins)
According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Caitlin" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Maine. Imagine that, 16 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 1984. Across the entire United States a total of 2,364 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Caitlin popular?
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Caitlin" mean? The list below shows the origins of Caitlin as well as things modernly associated with the name Caitlin such as celebrities named Caitlin.
Origin and Meaning of Caitlin
The name "Caitlin" is of Irish origin, and it means "Pure". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Caitlin is a given name. Caitlin was born in 1976.
Caitlin Wachs is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1995 to present. Caitlin was born in 1989 in Eugene, Oregon, U.S.
Other Inspirations for the Name Caitlin
C is for compatible, a friend's friend.
A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.
I is for intense, your zest of living.
T is for touching, the way you show you are.
L is for lucky, who is more?
I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.
N is for nice, need I say more?
Your name in reverse order is "Niltiac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nitailc". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Caitlin born Jan 9, 2006
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Borneo approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.