Kaycee is a trendy modern way to spell the given name Casey. While Casey is typically considered a gender-neutral name, Kaycee has a more feminine appeal with its “y” and double “e.” However, it's just one of the dozens of variants of the name. Kaycee saw some popularity in the United States during the late 1980s and 1990s, so babies born today could possibly have a mom with the name. Pair this Irish moniker with both classic and modern middle names — it works well with both.  

Meaning of the name Kaycee:

Irish: Watchful, vigilant

Origin of the name Kaycee:

Kaycee, which is an alternative spelling of Casey, most likely came from the Irish Gaelic word “cathasaigh,” which means “watchful” or “vigilant.”

Symbolism of the name Kaycee:

Kaycee doesn't offer much in the way of symbolism. New parents may choose it in hopes that their new daughter grows up to become vigilant of her surroundings.

Style of the name Kaycee:

Modern, trendy

Gender of the name Kaycee:

Kaycee is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Kaycee:

KAY-cee

Number of syllables in the name Kaycee:

Two

Emotion evoked from the name Kaycee:

The baby name Kaycee evokes images of someone who is outgoing, talkative, and positive most of the time.  

Alternative spellings for the name Kaycee:

Nicknames for the name Kaycee:

  • Kay 
  • KayKay
  • Cee
  • CeeCee
  • KC

Popularity of the name Kaycee:

According to the Social Security Administration, Kaycee was a top 1,000 baby name for girls in the United States between 1987 and 1999. It was most popular in 1998 when it ranked at number 810. It last ranked at number 958 in 1999.

Related names for the name Kaycee:

Great middle names for Kaycee and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Kaycee:

  • Kaycee Stroh (actress, singer, and dancer)
  • Kaycee Clark (reality show star)

Kaycee in popular culture:

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