Kyleigh

Kyleigh - A very unique female name



  Jul 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kyleigh, meaning narrow spit of land; or, a boomerang, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1986 on position #2370. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kyleigh and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kyleigh? 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 Kyleigh. The baby girl name Kyleigh was given to 1,065 baby girls in 2012, ranking #290 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,327 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kyleigh peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2011 on position 277.



Famous with this name

Kyleigh Booker


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Kyleigh is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kyleigh is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #58 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,077.

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 Kyleigh is where you live.


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Kyleigh origin and meaning

Kyleigh is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means narrow spit of land; or, a boomerang. To see famous people named Kyleigh, pop culture references for the name Kyleigh and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kyleigh

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

Kelsey / Kayleigh / Kelsie / Kaleigh / Kelsi / Kelsea / Kelis / Kelcie / Kelsy / Kelci /

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
2012290
2011277
2010295
2009313
2008320
2007344
2006357
2005384
2004382
2003383
2002435
2001517
2000582
1999637
1998671
1997829
19961040
19951025
19941297
19931175
19921264
19911419
19902274
19891255
19882559
19873347
19862370

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi58
Alabama90
West Virginia103
Kentucky122
South Carolina126
Arkansas132
Georgia136
Tennessee139
Louisiana157
Virginia157
Delaware162
North Carolina164
Pennsylvania209
Maine218
New Hampshire222
Maryland225
New Mexico228
Missouri237
Ohio240
Florida267
Connecticut270
Indiana270
Michigan314
Texas342
Wisconsin360
Oklahoma397
Minnesota411
Oregon413
Nevada454
Colorado461
New Jersey465
Washington517
Kansas532
New York535
Iowa576
Illinois613
Arizona846
Massachusetts870
California1077

Even more about Kyleigh


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 Kyleigh 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 Kyleigh?

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 Kyleigh
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,327
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1986
2012 births +1,065

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