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Kylie

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105k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kylie

"Kylie" is a name of Aboriginal origin, and it means "Boomerang". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. An Australian boomerang; one side flat and the other convex
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Possibly from kylie (“boomerang”). Originally popular in Australia, the name has gained popularity elsewhere in the English-speaking world due to the fame of Kylie Minogue.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Kylie

She was most prominent from 2007 to present. Kylie was given the name Kylie Kristen Jenner by her parents Kris Jenner and Caitlyn Jenner on August 10th, 1997 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Kylie is also known as Jenner and Kristen Kylie.

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She holds the title Can't Get You Out of My Head". She was most prominent from 1979 to present. Kylie was given the name Kylie Ann Minogue on May 28th, 1968 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Kylie Bunbury is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 2010. Kylie was born on January 30th, 1989 in Montreal.

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Kylie Padilla is an actress and recording artist. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2007 to present. Kylie was given the name Kylie Nicole Sicangco Padilla on January 25th, 1993 in Calatagan, Batangas.

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Kylie Rogers is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2012. Kylie was born on February 18th, 2004 in Dallas. Kylie is also known as Kiley Rogers.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1960 8 8 0
1962 6 6 0
1964 7 7 0
1966 5 5 0
1968 8 8 0
1969 7 7 0
1970 17 17 0
1971 20 20 0
1972 37 25 12
1973 36 36 0
1974 40 40 0
1975 44 44 0
1976 35 27 8
1977 52 47 5
1978 520 509 11
1979 501 491 10
1980 337 328 9
1981 233 228 5
1982 244 244 0
1983 261 261 0
1984 322 313 9
1985 366 360 6
1986 461 451 10
1987 501 492 9
1988 846 837 9
1989 1,947 1,927 20
1990 1,627 1,612 15
1991 1,501 1,489 12
1992 1,568 1,554 14
1993 1,456 1,443 13
1994 2,053 2,043 10
1995 3,163 3,152 11
1996 2,809 2,798 11
1997 2,754 2,745 9
1998 2,892 2,879 13
1999 3,023 3,012 11
2000 3,217 3,206 11
2001 3,372 3,353 19 #95 girl name
2002 4,851 4,832 19 #61 girl name
2003 5,576 5,558 18 #52 girl name
2004 5,595 5,555 40 #49 girl name
2005 4,974 4,965 9 #57 girl name
2006 4,728 4,718 10 #66 girl name
2007 4,664 4,657 7 #63 girl name
2008 5,201 5,190 11 #51 girl name
2009 4,396 4,384 12 #62 girl name
2010 4,605 4,595 10 #57 girl name
2011 4,350 4,344 6 #58 girl name
2012 4,176 4,168 8 #59 girl name
2013 4,025 4,025 0 #61 girl name
2014 3,959 3,954 5 #73 girl name
2015 4,154 4,149 5 #66 girl name
2016 3,401 3,396 5 #83 girl name

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Popularity of Kylie as a first name

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Common last names for Kylie

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Fun Facts about the name Kylie

  • How Popular is the name Kylie? Kylie is the 623rd most popular name of all time. In 2016 Kylie was the 83rd most popular name.
  • How many people with the first name Kylie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 104,951 babies born with the first name Kylie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kylie to occupy the country of Tonga with an estimated population of 103,036 (as of November 30, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kylie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1960 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Kylie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kylie is Monday, October 18th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Kylie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kylie was in 2003 with a total of 5,558 babies. That's a lot of babies named Kylie!
  • Random Kylie Factoid: According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kylie ranks 87th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 58 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2000.
  • Weird things about the name Kylie: Your name in reverse order is Eilyk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ekliy. How do you pronounce that?

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  • 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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