Kaleigh - Meaning of Kaleigh
[ 2 syll. ka-lei-(g)(h), kal-e-igh ] The baby girl name Kaleigh is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced KEY-Liy- †. Kaleigh's language of origin is Hebrew, Sanskrit, and Celtic. It is predominantly used in English.
Kaleigh is an English spelling variant of the English and Greek Callie.
Kaleigh is also a form of the English Kaila.
Kaleigh is also a form of the English, African, Indian, and Swahili Kali.
Kaleigh is also an English form of the English and Irish Kayley.
Kaleigh is a rather popular baby girl name. The name increased in popularity from the 1980s up to the 2000s; prior to that, it was of only very light use. At the modest height of its usage in 2001, 0.037% of baby girls were named Kaleigh. It was #399 in rank then. The baby name has seen a drop in frequency since then. In 2011, it ranked at #692 with a usage of 0.021%. Within the family of girl names directly related to Kaleigh, Callie was the most popular. It was 4 times more widely used than Kaleigh in 2011. In the last century Kaleigh has primarily been a baby girl name.
Baby names that sound like Kaleigh include Kaelee, Kaeley, Kaelly, Kaely, Kailee, Kailey, Kaili, Kailie, Kaillie, Kaily, Kailye, Kaley, Kalie, Kaylee, Kayleigh, Kayley, Kayli, Kaylie, Kaylieh, and Kayly.
† Pronunciation for Kaleigh: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"