What does Cailean mean?
The name Cailean is of Gaelic and Scottish origin.
The meaning of Cailean is "whelp, young pup".
Cailean is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Cai-lean.
The Given Name Cailean
Cailean is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.
Valiant yet sophisticated, the name is a great blend of character and flair.
Cailean has no variant spellings.
In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
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Cailean Name Fun
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