Kylee is a popular baby name that comes from the Aboriginal culture in Australia. It came to America in the late 1970s as a top 900 option. In the early twenty-first century, it was a top 200 name, and as of the year 2020 it ranked as close to a top 500 name.

Meaning of the name Kylee:

Aboriginee: boomerang, narrow split of land

Origin of the name Kylee:

Kylee was originally spelled Kylie, but became popularized with the suffix “-ee.” Kylie itself came from Australia, where it meant “boomerang” to the Aborigines. Some believe that the name, in this culture, was the female version of the name Kyle.

Symbolism of the name Kylee:

If considering that Kylee is a variation of the baby name Kyle, it would have the same meaning of “narrow split of land.” In the original Aborigines language, however, it means “boomerang.”

Style of the name Kylee:


Gender of the name Kylee:

Kylee is a cute and popular girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Kylee:


Number of syllables in the name Kylee:


Emotion evoked from the name Kylee:

Kylee feels cute and lighthearted. IT has a modernity to it that makes it feel cool while maintaining a sense of innocence.

Alternative spellings for the name Kylee:

Nicknames for the name Kylee:

  • Kay 
  • Kie
  • Key
  • Kiwi
  • Ky Ky
  • Ki Ki

Popularity of the name Kylee:

Kylee, in the year 2020, ranked at number 531. It was the most popular from 2000 to 2013 as it ranked on the top 200 list. The name became a top 1,000 option in 1978 at rank 889.

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Great middle names for Kylee and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Kylee:

  • Kylee Saunders (pop singer)
  • Kylee Cochran (actress, “Gangland”)
  • Kylee Botterman (gymnast)
  • Kylee Gordan (singer from Loquat band)
  • Kylee Russell (actress, “Jump In!”)

Kylees in popular culture:

  • Kylee (character from “Michael Vey” series)
  • Kylee (character from “House of Night” series)