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[ 2 syll. ka-te-lyn, kat-el-yn ] The baby girl name Katelyn is pronounced as KEY-TLihN †. Katelyn is of Old Greek origin and it is used mainly in the English language.

Katelyn is a derivative (English) of the English and Irish Caitlin.

Katelyn is also a variant spelling of the English Kaitlin.

Katelyn is also a derivative of the English Katherine.

Katelyn is fairly popular as a baby name for girls. The name rose in popularity from the 1980s up to the 1990s; prior to that, it was of only very light use. Its usage peaked modestly in 1993 with 0.303% of baby girls being given the name Katelyn. It ranked at #54 then. The baby name has since fallen in popularity. In 2018, it ranked at #501 with a usage of 0.033%. Among the group of girl names directly linked to Katelyn, Katherine was the most popular. It was used 4 times more than Katelyn in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Katelyn include Kaitlin, Kaitlinn, Kaitlinne, Kaitlyn, Kaitlyne, Kaitlynn, Kaitlynne, Kate Lynn, Kate-Lynn, Katelin, Katelinn, Katelyne, Katelynn, Katelynne, Caitlinn, Caitlyn, Caitlyne, Caitlynn, Kadelyn, and Kaetlin.

† Pronunciation for Katelyn: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


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