Caitlyn

♀ Name Caitlyn – origin, meaning & pronunciation 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

Alternate spelling of Caitlyn

Caithlyn Caitlin Caitlynn Kaitlin Kaitlyn Kaithlyn Kaitlynn

Caitlyn in the categories

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Name Statistic: Caitlyn is ranked #1186 overall ↑ 5

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 931 ↑ 7
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 998 ↑ 98
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1011 ↓ -57
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2527 ↑ 95
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1322 ↑ 68
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1285 ↓ -6
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 970 ↑↑ 549
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 702 ↑ 3
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 9751 ↑↑ 110
  • 🇫🇷 France: 951 ↑ 15
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 832 ↑ 25
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 897 ↑ 1
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8999 ↑ 42
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 790 ↓↓ -103
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2183 ↓ -13
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 557 ↓ -18
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 616 ↓ -93
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1496 ↑↑ 114
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1019 ↑ 53

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Name Caitlyn

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