Kaylie is a baby girl’s name of Arabic, Hebrew, and Greek origin. From Arabic and Hebrew, Kaylie means “laurel, crown”. From Greek, Kaylie comes from the name Katherine and means “pure”. Kaylie is a popular, youthful name that has been on the radar since the late 1980s and is still going strong as of 2020.

Meaning of the name Kaylie:

Arabic, Hebrew: laurel, crown
Greek: pure

Origin of the name Kaylie:

Kaylie is a baby girl’s name of several popular origins. From Arabic and Hebrew, Kaylie means “laurel, crown”. From Greek, Kaylie is the diminutive of Kayla and is derived from Katherine meaning “pure”.

Symbolism of the name Kaylie:

The laurel plant, specifically bay laurel, is associated with victory, strength, and power. Crowns and wreaths of bay laurel were gifted to victorious soldiers as well as athletes.

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Gender of the name Kaylie:

Kaylie is a girl's baby name.

Pronunciation of the name Kaylie:


Number of syllables in the name Kaylie:


Emotion evoked from the name Kaylie:

Kaylie evokes feelings of youthful energy and creativity.

Alternative spellings for the name Kaylie:

Kaylee, Caylie, Caylee, Caylea, Kaelea, Kaelee, Kayleah, Kayly, Keighley, Kailee, Kailey, Kaleigh, Kaley, Kali, Kalie

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Popularity of the name Kaylie:

According to the Social Security Administration, Kaylie is a popular baby girl’s name. Kaylie has been in the top 1000 baby names since 1987. Kaylie peaked at #281 in 2006.

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Great middle names for the name Kaylie and their meanings:

  • Jane (God is gracious)
  • Rhian (maiden)
  • Sera (princess)
  • Livia (olive tree)
  • Simone (hearkening)
  • Darah (pearl of wisdom, oak tree)
  • Sierra (saw)
  • Zora (dawn)

Famous people with the name Kaylie:

  • Kaylie Jones (American memoirist)
  • Kaylie Atwood (American correspondent)
  • Kaylie Leas (American lifestyle vlogger)
  • Kaylie Altman (American lifestyle blogger)

Kaylie in popular culture:

  • Kaylie Hooper (television, “30 Rock”)
  • Kaylie Cruz (television, “Make It Or Break It”)
  • Kaylie Russell (film, “Oculus”)
  • Kaylie (literature, “Meg: Hell's Aquarium” by Steve Alten)
  • Kaylie (television, “Second Noah”)