Kayley

First Name
8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
First
Last
On This Page

How to Pronounce Kayley

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Texas, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Kayley?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Kayley mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Kayley

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Missouri, United States says the name Kayley means "Pure" and is of Greek origin.
  • A submission from South Africa says the name Kayley means "Keeper of the keys" and is of Unknown origin.
Other origins: Irish

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Kayley to us below

Wiktionary
  1. A female given name, variant of Kaylee.

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

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1977 5 5 0
1981 9 9 0
1982 9 9 0
1983 7 7 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 39 39 0
1986 66 66 0
1987 79 79 0
1988 103 103 0
1989 147 147 0
1990 142 142 0
1991 157 157 0
1992 197 197 0
1993 200 200 0
1994 235 235 0
1995 206 206 0
1996 256 256 0
1997 259 259 0
1998 446 446 0
1999 461 461 0
2000 388 388 0
2001 375 375 0
2002 332 332 0
2003 377 377 0
2004 410 410 0
2005 437 437 0
2006 383 383 0
2007 337 337 0
2008 349 349 0
2009 288 288 0
2010 231 231 0
2011 211 211 0
2012 217 217 0
2013 181 181 0
2014 142 142 0
2015 132 132 0
2016 125 125 0
2017 100 100 0

Where is the name Kayley popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Kayley as a first name

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kayley as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in North Carolina, Florida, or Georgia.

Fun Facts about the name Kayley

  • How Popular is the name Kayley? Kayley is the 2,847th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kayley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,055 babies born with the first name Kayley in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kayley to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kayley? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Kayley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kayley was in 1999 with a total of 461 babies.
  • Random Kayley Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kayley is not a popular baby girl's name in Missouri. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Kayley: Your name in reverse order is Yelyak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ealkyy. How do you pronounce that?

What Kayleys Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Kayley born Aug 19, 1947

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 Western Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

Name poster for Kayley

Name poster for Kayley(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.