Katelyn: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Katelyn

A variant of Katherine, this name is also spelled Caitlin and Kaitlin. And, like every other variation of Katherine, it means “pure.” For a child who will be a pure delight, even after skipping nap (ha!) this name is a cute one.

Nicknames:

Kate, Katie, Kay, Lynn.

Famous people named Katelyn:

ESPN reporter Katelyn Murphy; model Katelyn Rosaasen; American gymnast Katelyn Ohashi; actress Katelyn Pippy; actress Katelyn Tarver.

Fun fact:

This name has been around since the 1970 and peaked in the 1990s.

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Kreative K Names For Baby Girls, Terrific Two-Syllable Girl Names,