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Popularity
19k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kiley

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Graceful
  • #1667 All Time
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How popular is the name "Kiley" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1958 5 5 0
1963 5 5 0
1964 8 8 0
1968 19 6 13
1969 18 8 10
1970 71 16 55
1971 103 23 80
1972 99 28 71
1973 79 25 54
1974 93 37 56
1975 91 31 60
1976 85 43 42
1977 63 32 31
1978 321 273 48
1979 313 275 38
1980 257 221 36
1981 151 127 24
1982 178 158 20
1983 200 167 33
1984 195 175 20
1985 199 169 30
1986 190 163 27
1987 229 212 17
1988 265 245 20
1989 325 294 31
1990 306 276 30
1991 316 298 18
1992 332 308 24
1993 339 318 21
1994 322 307 15
1995 381 360 21
1996 418 400 18
1997 431 417 14
1998 484 466 18
1999 609 590 19
2000 634 628 6
2001 658 643 15
2002 737 730 7
2003 863 850 13
2004 850 840 10
2005 819 814 5
2006 742 742 0
2007 885 885 0
2008 1,096 1,088 8
2009 902 894 8
2010 839 839 0
2011 741 735 6
2012 593 593 0
2013 558 558 0
2014 430 430 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Kiley? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 18,847 babies born with the name Kiley in the United States. That's more than enough Kileies to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1958 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kiley" was in 2008 with a total of 1,088 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kileies)

According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kiley" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of only 229 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Kiley popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kiley in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Kiley" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kiley as well as things modernly associated with the name Kiley such as celebrities named Kiley.

Irish

Origin and Meaning of Kiley

The name "Kiley" is of Irish origin, and it means "Graceful". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Yelik". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ilkye". 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 Kiley born Oct 5, 1996

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Arctic approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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