Gender: Female Meaning of Katelyn: "pure" Origin of Katelyn: Spelling variation of Caitlin Katelyn's Popularity in 2019: #532

Katelyn Origin and Meaning

The name Katelyn is a girl's name meaning "pure".

One of the most popular of the trendy Caitlin variations, Katelyn points directly to components Kate and Lyn --making it a bit more traditionally feminine.

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Rank in US: #532

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Boba_Buddy_Le Says:


Actually her name is Kaetlyn.

WriterNotPrego Says:


Katelyn Osmond - Canadian figure skater

thesaltypeach Says:


I thought this was the traditional spelling.

Yessica Says:


i like it.
*Hides behind wall as a mob of people who only like the spelling Caitlin come to hunt me down*

Impwood Says:


I don't see how the Kate and Lyn elements being obvious makes this spelling more feminine. Kate has always sounded masculine to me, with its broad vowel and sharp consonant, and Lyn used to be a boy's name and still sounds like one to me.

Zelliew Says:


I usually like the traditional spelling but for some reason Katelyn makes sense to me

wavygirl Says:


kaitelynne is the most outrageous spelling i've seen

gmdx Says:


The first spelling of the name that I saw.

ldougie Says:


I know a girl with the spelling katelynn.