Katlyn

Katlyn - A very unique female name



  Sep 24,2020      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Katlyn, meaning pure, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1982 on position #2494. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Katlyn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Katlyn? 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 Katlyn. The baby girl name Katlyn was given to 36 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2330 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 39,257 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Katlyn peaked in popularity 25 years ago in 1995 on position 223.



Famous with this name

Katlyn Carlson
Katlyn Wong
Katlyn Klepp


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Katlyn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Katlyn is currently topping the baby name charts in Tennessee at position #864 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,242.

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 Katlyn is where you live.


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Katlyn origin and meaning

Katlyn is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means pure. To see famous people named Katlyn, pop culture references for the name Katlyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Katlyn

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

Kathleen / Kaitlyn / Katelyn / Kaitlin / Katelynn / Kaitlynn / Katelin / Katlin / Katlynn / Kaytlin /

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
20122330
20111852
20101501
20091199
20081166
2007944
2006751
2005618
2004542
2003504
2002422
2001352
2000328
1999289
1998260
1997243
1996234
1995223
1994245
1993260
1992295
1991312
1990339
1989402
1988449
1987658
1986852
19851045
19841397
19832692
19822494

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Tennessee864
Indiana951
Georgia1375
Florida1624
California2242

Even more about Katlyn


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 Katlyn 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 Katlyn?

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
1995
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Katlyn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 39,257
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1982
2012 births +36

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