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If you're looking for a name that's cute and fun for baby girls, you can't go wrong with Kaylee. This modern combination of some old favorites really took off in the 1990s and 2000s and remains one of the most beloved baby names in the United States. Best of all, there are several ways to spell it and it goes well with many middle names, so your daughter's moniker is as unique as she is.

Meaning of the name Kaylee:

American: Lauel, crown

Origin of the name Kaylee:

Kaylee is a modern American baby name that may have been derived by combing Kayla and Hailey.

Symbolism of the name Kaylee:

While Kaylee isn't particularly symbolic, it does have a fun feel to it.

Baby name Kaylee

Style of the name Kaylee:

Modern, trendy

Gender of the name Kaylee:

Kaylee is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Kaylee:

KAY-lee

Number of syllables in the name Kaylee:

Two

Emotion evoked from the name Kaylee:

Kaylee evokes the image of someone who is cute, fun and energetic.

Alternative spellings for the name Kaylee:

Nicknames for the name Kaylee:

Popularity of the name Kaylee:

Kaylee first made the list of the top 1,000 baby names in the United States in 1984, and it's grown more popular with each passing year. As of 2020, it was the 117th-most popular name for girls, according to the Social Security Administration.

Related names for the name Kaylee:

Great middle names for Kaylee and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Kaylee:

Kaylees in popular culture:

  • Kayle Frye (character on the TV show “Firefly”)
  • Kaylee (character on the TV show “American Horro Story: Coven”)
  • Kaylee Ehrmantraut (character on the TV show “Better Call Saul”)
  • Kaylee Cavanaugh (character in the “Soul Screamers” book series”)