Caitlyn

Name Caitlyn – origin and meaning

Caitlyn is a female name.

Origin of Caitlyn

Caitlyn is a form of the Irish name Caitlin, which derived from the name Catherine. Catherine probably derived from the Greek name Aikaterine, but as well from the Greek goddess Hecate.

Meaning of Caitlyn

Caitlyn means “each of the two” (from “εκάτερος/hekateros”), “pure” (from “καθαρός/katharos”), “torture” (from “αἰκία/aikia”), “one hundred” (from “ἑκατόν”) or “far away” (from “ἑκάς”).

Alternate spelling

Caithlyn Caitlin Caitlynn Kaitlin Kaitlyn

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