Kym

Kym - A very unique female name



  May 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kym appeared on the charts for the first time in 1952 on position #2056. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kym and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kym? 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 Kym. The baby girl name Kym was given to 7 baby girls in 1975, ranking #2450 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 183,555 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kym peaked in popularity 60 years ago in 1959 on position 1243.



Famous with this name

Kym Jackson
Kym Barrett
Kym Whitley


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Rating: 5/5 (2 people)


Kym is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kym is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #1,604 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,604.

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 Kym is where you live.


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Kym origin and meaning

Kym is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kym, pop culture references for the name Kym and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kym

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

Kim / Kiana / Kenya / Kianna / Kami / Kenna / Kenia / Keyana / Kamya / Keyonna /

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
19752450
19702529
19692181
19681545
19671817
19661463
19651699
19641461
19631363
19621549
19611451
19601474
19591243
19581349
19571503
19561679
19551571
19531932
19522056

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California1604

Even more about Kym


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 Kym 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 Kym?

1 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
1959
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Kym
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 183,555
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1952
1975 births +7

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