Karleigh

Karleigh - A very unique female name



  Jun 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Karleigh appeared on the charts for the first time in 1991 on position #2360. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Karleigh and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Karleigh? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Karleigh. The baby girl name Karleigh was given to 180 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1072 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 7,851 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Karleigh peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2011 on position 1033.



Famous with this name

Karleigh Chase
Karleigh Engelbrecht


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Karleigh is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Karleigh is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #257 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,098.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Karleigh is where you live.


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Karleigh origin and meaning

Karleigh is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Karleigh, pop culture references for the name Karleigh and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Karleigh

We've found the following names that sound similar to Karleigh, sorted by popularity.

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Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121072
20111033
20101045
20091291
20081158
20071266
20061459
20051318
20041335
20031416
20021492
20011581
20001822
19992072
19982132
19971937
19962392
19951825
19942670
19933182
19922332
19912360

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi257
West Virginia381
Louisiana461
Alabama524
Tennessee541
Arkansas567
South Carolina627
North Carolina645
Oklahoma714
Missouri766
Kentucky786
Maryland808
Michigan833
Indiana949
Georgia1004
Illinois1126
Ohio1158
Pennsylvania1161
Virginia1237
Texas1267
Florida1622
New York2098

Even more about Karleigh


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Karleigh a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Karleigh?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Karleigh
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 7,851
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1991
2012 births +180

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