Keelin - Meaning of Keelin

What does Keelin mean?

[ 2 syll. kee-lin, ke-el-in ] The baby girl name Keelin is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced KIY-LihN †. Keelin is of Celtic origin and it is used mainly in Irish. The meaning of Keelin is 'slender and fair'. It is derived from caol meaning 'narrow, slender' ; fionn 'white, fair'. The name Caoilfhionn was borne by various Irish saints; it has been variously Anglicized as Keelin or Kaylyn.

In addition, Keelin is a form of the English and Irish Kelly.

Keelin is the feminine form of the English Keelan.

What are the Variant Forms of Keelin?





Keelin is a widely used name; it has 43 forms that are used in English and foreign languages. English forms of the name include Kaalyn, Keala, Kealan, Kealen, Kealey, Keali, Kealin, Keallie, Keally, Kealy, Kealynn, Keela, Keeleigh, Keelen, Keeley, Keeli, Keelie, Keely, Keelyn, Keelynn, Keighen, Keighla, Keighlagh, Keila, Keilah, Keilee, Keileigh, Keily, Kelin, and Keylyn. Other English forms include the spelling variants Kealyn, Keelan, Keilan, and Kielyn.

Forms used in foreign languages include the Irish Caoilainn, the Irish Caoilfhionn, the Irish Caoilinn, and the Irish Caolinn.


See also the related categories, fair, irish, celtic, saints, and anglicized.

Keelin is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Within the family of girl names directly related to Keelin, Kelly was the most popular in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Keelin include Kaelynne, Kealin, Kealyn, Keelyn, Kielyn, Kaalyn, Kaelan, Kaelani, Kaelen, Kaelene, Kaelin, Kaelinn, Kaelinne, Kaelyn, Kaelynn, Kailene, Kailin, Kailyn, Kalahn, and Kalan.

† English pronunciation for Keelin: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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