Meaning of Kaitlin
and the Origins of this baby name
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.
The following names are baby names related to Kaitlin and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Kaitlin: Boys - Clarence
, Girls - Nelia
, Both genders - Brian
The name Kaitlin is a variant of Caitlin
. Other popular variants of the name Caitlin are: Caetlin
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
See other "slender" names for girls