Caitlyn

♀ Name Caitlyn – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Caitlyn

Caitlyn is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Caitlyn

Caitlyn is a form of the Irish name Caitlin, which derived from the name Catherine. Catherine derived from the Greek name Aikaterine / Αἰκατερίνη, which derived from the Greek name Hekaterine / Ἑκατερινη and from Hekate / Ἑκάτη, the Greek goddess of magic.

Meaning of Caitlyn

Caitlyn means “pure” (from ancient Greek “katharós/κᾰθᾰρός”), “each of the two” (from ancient Greek “hekáteros/ἑκᾰ́τερος”), “one hundred” (from ancient Greek “hekatón/ἑκᾰτόν”), “far away” (from ancient Greek “hekás/ἑκᾰ́ς”), but as well “torture” (from ancient Greek “aikíā/αἰκῐ́ᾱ”).

Pronunciation of Caitlyn

Variants of the name Caitlyn

Caithlyn Caitlin Caitlynn Kaitlin Kaitlyn Kaithlyn Kaitlynn

Caitlyn in the categories

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Name Statistic: Caitlyn is ranked #1200 overall ↓ -9

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1039 ↓↓ -101
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 995 ↑↑ 101
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1045 ↓ -91
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2417 ↑↑ 205
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1354 ↑ 36
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1248 ↑ 31
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1028 ↑↑ 491
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 732 ↓ -27
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 10006 ↓↓ -145
  • 🇫🇷 France: 993 ↓ -27
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 851 ↑ 6
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 897 ↑ 1
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8741 ↑↑ 300
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 836 ↓↓ -149
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2284 ↓↓ -114
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 574 ↓ -35
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 665 ↓↓ -142
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1353 ↑↑ 257
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1057 ↑ 15

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Name Caitlyn

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