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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Catelyn

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Alt. Meaning

C is for creative, ideas aplenty

A is for accountable, someone to be counted on

T is for tried, tried and true you.

E is for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

L is for little, the little things you do.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Notable Persons Named Catelyn

Catelyn Stark is a fictional character. Catelyn is also known as CatLady Stoneheart, The Silent Sister, and Mother MercilessThe Hangwoman.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Catelyn

He died in 1637.

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How popular is the baby name Catelyn in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1985 24 24 0
1986 16 16 0
1987 26 26 0
1988 43 43 0
1989 63 63 0
1990 51 51 0
1991 55 55 0
1992 73 73 0
1993 69 69 0
1994 60 60 0
1995 65 65 0
1996 69 69 0
1997 74 74 0
1998 80 80 0
1999 67 67 0
2000 91 91 0
2001 72 72 0
2002 77 77 0
2003 91 91 0
2004 100 100 0
2005 101 101 0
2006 108 108 0
2007 100 100 0
2008 95 95 0
2009 83 83 0
2010 93 93 0
2011 85 85 0
2012 77 77 0
2013 52 52 0
2014 53 53 0
2015 48 48 0
2016 27 27 0
2017 29 29 0

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Popularity of Catelyn as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Catelyn

  • How Popular is the name Catelyn? Catelyn is the 6,358th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Catelyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,217 babies born with the first name Catelyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Catelyn to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Catelyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1985 when it was given as a first name to 24 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Catelyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Catelyn was in 2006 with a total of 108 babies.
  • Random Catelyn Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Catelyn is not a popular baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Catelyn: Your name in reverse order is Nyletac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tecyanl. How do you pronounce that?

What Catelyns Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Catelyn born Feb 28, 1948

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 Alaska approximately on 625. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

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. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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