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Kaitlin name meaning

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Kaitlin mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Kaitlin

User Submitted Origins

Irish
67%
Arabic
13%
English
13%
African
7%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 5 people from all over the world agree the name Kaitlin is of Irish origin and means "Pure".
  2. A submission from Tennessee, U.S. says the name Kaitlin means "Pure and innocent" and is of Irish origin.
  3. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Kaitlin means "Beauty to the world" and is of African origin.
  4. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Kaitlin is of English origin and means "Crazy, special and fun to be around".
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Wiktionary
  1. A female given name from Irish, one of the modern spelling variants of Caitlin.

Notable Persons Named Kaitlin

Notable Persons Named Kaitlin

Kaitlin Olson

Kaitlin Olson is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Kaitlin was given the name Kaitlin Willow Olson on August 18th, 1975 in Portland, Oregon.

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Kaitlin Doubleday

Kaitlin Doubleday is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 2002. Kaitlin was given the name Kaitlin Janette Doubleday on July 19th, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, US.

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Kaitlin Cooper

Kaitlin Cooper is a student and williams college.

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Kaitlin Riley

Kaitlin Riley is an actress and actor. She has had major accomplishments since 1997. Kaitlin was given the name Kaitlin Ann Riley on July 17th, 1986 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.

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Kaitlin Young

Kaitlin was born on September 15th, 1985 in Circle Pines, Minnesota.

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Kaitlin Cullum

Kaitlin Cullum is an actress. She was most active from 1993 to present. Kaitlin was born on June 24th, 1986.

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  • Kaitlin Monte
    Television Host
  • Kaitlin Sandeno
    Swimmer
  • Kaitlin Antonneau
    Athlete

Fun Facts about the name Kaitlin

  • How Popular is the name Kaitlin? Kaitlin is the 948th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kaitlin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 57,228 babies born with the first name Kaitlin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kaitlin to occupy the territory of Greenland (Denmark) with an estimated population of 56,749 (as of January 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kaitlin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Kaitlin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kaitlin is Saturday, February 9th, 1957.
  • What year had the most people named Kaitlin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kaitlin was in 1995 with a total of 3,602 babies. That's a lot of babies named Kaitlin!
  • Random Kaitlin Factoid: According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kaitlin ranks 86th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Kansas. Imagine that, 39 babies in Kansas have the same name in 1995.
  • Weird things about the name Kaitlin: The name spelled backwards is Niltiak. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iniltka. How do you pronounce that?
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