Kylie name meaning

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in 2010

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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Kylie

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. 9 submissions from all over the world agree the name Kylie means "Boomerang" and is of Australian / Aboriginal origin.
  2. According to 2 people from Canada and the United States, the name Kylie is of Australian origin and means "AUSTRALIAN BOOMERANG".
  3. A submission from Australia says the name Kylie means "A type of boomerang" and is of Aboriginal origin.
  4. 2 submissions from South Carolina, U.S. agree the name Kylie means "Graceful/beautiful" and is of English / Hawaiian origin.
  5. 2 people from the United Kingdom and the United States agree the name Kylie is of African / Australian origin and means "Beautiful".
  6. According to a user from Utah, U.S., the name Kylie means "Beautiful, Funny, Smart!".
  7. A submission from Arkansas, U.S. says the name Kylie means "I think in australlian my name means boomerag. and in hawiian i think my name means beautiful sprit".
  8. A submission from Missouri, U.S. says the name Kylie means "Narrow or straight" and is of Islamic / Muslim origin.
  9. A submission from Kentucky, U.S. says the name Kylie means "gentle and sweet".
  10. A submission from New York, U.S. says the name Kylie means "Truth" and is of American origin.
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  1. An Australian boomerang; one side flat and the other convex

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 originating as a coinage.

Notable Persons Named Kylie

Notable Persons Named Kylie

Kylie Jenner

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.

Kylie Minogue

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.

Kylie Bunbury

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

Kylie Padilla

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.

Kylie Rogers

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.

Kylie Platt

  • Kylie Bax
  • Kylie Gillies
    Seven Network Presenter
  • Kylie Babbington
  • Kylie Leuluai
    Rugby Player
  • Kylie Sturgess
  • Kylie Gauci
  • Kylie Davies
    Soccer Player
  • Kylie Duarte
  • Kylie Ledbrook
    Soccer Player
  • Kylie Speer

Fun Facts about the name Kylie

  • What name lists does Kylie rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Kylie? Kylie is the 608th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kylie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 112,388 babies born with the first name Kylie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kylie to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • 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 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kylie ranks 64th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, 199 babies in Illinois have the same name in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Kylie: The name spelled backwards is Eilyk. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ileky. How do you pronounce that?
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