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13k
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since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Kailyn mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Kailyn

"Kailyn" is a name of English origin, and it means "Variant of Kay and Kayla. keeper of the keys: pure". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1981 6 6 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 16 16 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 29 29 0
1986 40 40 0
1987 57 57 0
1988 70 70 0
1989 103 103 0
1990 92 92 0
1991 120 120 0
1992 160 160 0
1993 212 212 0
1994 247 247 0
1995 246 246 0
1996 295 295 0
1997 306 306 0
1998 362 355 7
1999 389 389 0
2000 438 431 7
2001 398 398 0
2002 438 438 0
2003 499 499 0
2004 532 532 0
2005 583 583 0
2006 632 626 6
2007 668 663 5
2008 712 705 7
2009 705 705 0
2010 711 696 15
2011 798 792 6
2012 627 621 6
2013 614 608 6
2014 611 604 7
2015 441 436 5
2016 354 354 0
2017 294 294 0

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Popularity of Kailyn as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Kailyn

  • How Popular is the name Kailyn? Kailyn is the 2,180th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kailyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,833 babies born with the first name Kailyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kailyn to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kailyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Kailyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kailyn was in 2011 with a total of 792 babies.
  • Random Kailyn Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kailyn is not a popular baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Kailyn: Your name in reverse order is Nyliak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Klinay. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Kailyn born Jun 10, 2007

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 Saudi Arabia approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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