Kylie

Kylie - A unique female name



  Jul 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kylie, meaning a boomerang, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1975 on position #2979. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kylie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kylie? 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 Kylie. The baby girl name Kylie was given to 4,151 baby girls in 2012, ranking #59 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 340 baby girls were given this name - making this a unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kylie peaked in popularity 15 years ago in 2004 on position 49.



Famous with this name

Kylie Minogue
Kylie Travis
Kylie Delre


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Rating: 4/5 (29 people)


Kylie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kylie is currently topping the baby name charts in Kentucky at position #29 - and is the least popular in Utah at position #129.

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 Kylie is where you live.


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Kylie origin and meaning

Kylie is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means a boomerang. To see famous people named Kylie, pop culture references for the name Kylie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kylie

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

Kelly / Kayla / Kaylee / Kelli / Kellie / Kelley / Kylee / Kyla / Kailey / Khloe /

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
201259
201158
201057
200962
200851
200763
200666
200557
200449
200352
200261
200196
2000103
1999109
1998117
1997116
1996111
1995105
1994158
1993201
1992195
1991201
1990178
1989150
1988294
1987453
1986474
1985575
1984584
1983667
1982706
1981749
1980575
1979429
1978404
19772299
19752979

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Kentucky29
Arkansas37
New Mexico38
Louisiana39
Wyoming40
New Hampshire43
Ohio45
West Virginia45
Pennsylvania46
Hawaii47
South Carolina48
Mississippi48
Alabama48
Missouri49
Tennessee50
Wisconsin50
Montana52
Alaska55
South Dakota58
Georgia58
Virginia58
Florida59
Texas61
New Jersey63
Arizona64
Connecticut65
North Carolina65
North Dakota66
Delaware68
Iowa68
New York70
Oklahoma72
Minnesota73
Massachusetts74
Washington74
Nebraska79
Kansas80
California81
Maryland81
Rhode Island82
Michigan83
Nevada88
Illinois89
Maine91
Vermont93
Indiana97
District of Columbia109
Idaho111
Colorado117
Oregon121
Utah129

Even more about Kylie


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 Kylie a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Kylie?

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
2004
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Kylie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 340
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1975
2012 births +4,151

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