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Meaning of Kaitlin

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The name Kaitlin has the following meaning:

One who is pure. The Irish form of Catherine.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Kaitlin is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 237 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Kaitlin fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 104 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 577 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Kaitlin in the USA, over the past 100 years.
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The name Kaitlin is very likely a(n) Irish variant of the name Caitlin.

See other suggested Irish girl baby names.

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Related names

The following names are baby names related to Kaitlin and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Kaitlin: Boys - Clarence, Dacey, Girls - Nelia, Reanna, Una, Both genders - Brian, Darby



We think the name Kaitlin should fall under the following style category: Short and Catchy.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Kaitlin to be: Cute and slender woman

In one word, you might describe Kaitlin as a(n) "slender" person.

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