[ 2 syll. ka-lyn, kal-yn ] The baby girl name Kalyn is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced KEY-LihN †. Kalyn's language of origin is Hebrew and Celtic. It is predominantly used in English.
Kalyn is a form of the English Kaila.
Kalyn is also an English form of the English and Irish Kayley.
Kalyn is also an English form of the English and Irish Kaylyn.
See also the related category celtic.
Kalyn is an uncommon baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1994, 0.018% of baby girls were named Kalyn. It was #628 in rank then. The baby name has steeply slipped in popularity since then, and is of only sporadic use now. Within all girl names in its family, Kalyn was nevertheless the most popular in 2018. In the last century Kalyn has primarily been a baby girl name.
Baby names that sound like Kalyn include Kaelyn, Kailin, Kailyn, Kalene, Kalin, Kaylin, Kaylyn, Kaylyne, Kaylynn, Kaylynne, Caelin, Caelyn, Cailyn, Calin, Caylin, Caylyn, Kaalyn, Kaelan, Kaelani, and Kaelen.
† Pronunciation for Kalyn: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"