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Caylee is a captivating female given name. Melodic and modern, this name can capture attention in any setting. Caylee is the name of a main character in Fear Clinic, and Caylee Raupp is the titular protagonist of the Caylee's Confessions series. Keep reading to learn more about this modern baby name.

Meaning of the name Caylee:

Greek, English: Pure meadow

Origin of the name Caylee:

Caylee is a modern name derives from a combination of the first names Caye and Lee. Caye is a diminutive of the given name Catherine. This name is the English and French variation of the Greek word καθαρός (meaning “pure”). Lee derives from the Old English word lēah (meaning “meadow,” “field,” or “clearing”).

Symbolism of the name Caylee:

Caylee is a modern invented name that results from combining the words Caye (meaning “pure”) and Lee (meaning “meadow”). In topography, the pure meadow is an important source of vegetation. It is also a central reference in several translations of Psalm 23. The topographic symbol for the meadow is the green pasture.

Style of the name Caylee:

Modern

Gender of the name Caylee:

Caylee is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Caylee:

KAY-lee

Number of syllables in the name Caylee:

Two

Emotion evoked from the name Caylee:

The name Caylee evokes feelings of celebration and great cheer.

Alternative spellings for the name Caylee:

Nicknames for the name Caylee:

  • Cay
  • Caye
  • Lee 
  • CeeCee

Popularity of the name Caylee:

According to the Social Security Administration index, Caylee was the 973rd most popular baby name for girls in 2017.

Related names for the name Caylee:

Great middle names for Caylee and their meanings:

  • Antoinette (priceless, praiseworthy)
  • Bliss (happiness, joy, cheer)
  • Deana (valley, official, chief)
  • Emma (whole, universal)
  • Freya (lady)
  • Gwendolen (fair bow, blessed ring)
  • Hollis (holly tree)
  • McKenna (born of fire)
  • Moira (destiny, fate, share)
  • Nova (new)
  • Samara (protected by God, night whisper, seedling)
  • Trinity (triad)
  • Wynter (cold season)

Famous people with the name Caylee:

  • Caylee Marie Anthony (daughter of Casey Anthony)
  • Caylee Cadrez (daughter of football player Glenn Cadrez)
  • Caylee Cowan (actress)
  • Caylee Anna Hammack (singer)
  • Caylee Lamb (actress)
  • Caylee Jo Levi (cinematographer)
  • Caylee Maxwell (actress)
  • Caylee Shorter (pageant winner)
  • Caylee Christina Turner (wrestler)
  • Caylee Watson (Olympic swimmer)

Caylee in popular culture:

  • Caylee (character in Fear Clinic)
  • Caylee Raupp (titular protagonist of Caylee's Confessions series by Candice Burnett)