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The baby girl name Caitlin is of Irish origin. Caitlin meaning, Caitlin popularity, Caitlin hieroglyphics, Caitlin numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Caitlin is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Caitlin is "pure, chaste".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "caitlyn".

Caitlin is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Cait-lin.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 422  in popular baby names for girls with 738 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Caitlin Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Caitlin has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Caitlin to other names.


Variants of the name Caitlin include Caetlin, Kaitlin.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Caitlin in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Caitlin in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Caitlin in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Caitlin Numerology page.

Caitlin Numerology
Caitlin in Hieroglyhics
Caitlin in Nautical Flags
Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.

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