Noongar, Scottish
"boomerang; narrow channel"

Kylie Origin and Meaning

The name Kylie is a girl's name of Scottish, Aboriginal origin meaning "boomerang; narrow channel".

Popular pop name, inspired by Australian singer Kylie Minogue. It was at its height in Australia in the 1970s and early 80s; often cited as a Noongar name meaning "boomerang".

Kylie has also been used as a feminine form of the Scottish name Kyle. The youngest Kardashian sister, Kylie Jenner, is undoubtedly keeping its style going.

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Kylie Rank in US Top 1000

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Kylie Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Kylie Popularity

Famous People Named Kylie

  • Kylie Ann MinogueAustralian pop singer
  • Kylie Kristen JennerAmerican model and reality TV personality
  • (Kathleen) Kylie TennantAustralian novelist
  • Kylie Rae TyndallAmerican actress; twin sister Keaton Tyndall
  • Kylie BunburyCanadian,American actress
  • Kylie BaxNew Zealand model and actress
  • Kylie Anne FoyNew Zealand field hockey player
  • Kylie GilliesAustralian TV presenter
  • Kylie IrelandAmerican adult film actress
  • Kylie KwongAustralian celebrity chef
  • Kylie TravisAustralian actress
  • Kylie Jayne PalmerAustralian swimmer
  • Kylie Anne "Ky" FurneauxAustralian TV personality and survival expert
  • Kylie Nicole Sicangco PadillaAustralian,Filipina actress, daughter of actor Robin Padilla
  • Kylie Tarissa Diffie (b. 2004)daughter of singer Joe Diffie
  • Kylie Danielle Cheetwood (b. 2008)daughter of actors Derk Cheetwood and Cari Costner; grand,niece of actor Kevin Costner
  • Kylie Jo Cagle (b. 1991)daughter of guitarist Joey Allen of Warrant
  • Kylie Everett Jovanovski (b. 1998)daughter of ice hockey player Ed Jovanovski
  • Kylie Johnson (b. 2010)daughter of NFL player Andre Johnson
  • Kylie Kimberly Frazier (b. 2015)daughter of baseball player Todd Frazier
  • Kylie BellingAustralian actress
  • Kylie FlinkerAustralian actress

Kylie in Pop Culture

  • Kyle aka "Kylie" character on British TV series "The Beautiful People"
  • Kylie Griffina character in the Extreme Ghostbusters animated series
  • Kylie Galenmain character in the Shadow Falls series by C.C. Hunter
  • Kylie Huntercharacter in movie "Getting There"
  • Kylie Plattcharacter on British soap "Coronation Street"
  • Kylie Sven Opossummale character in movie "Fantastic Mr Fox"

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