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Jailyn Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Jailyn is of American origin.

The meaning of Jailyn is "bird of light".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1776  in baby name popularity for girls with 115 occurrences.  It ranked 4147 in popular baby names for boys with 24 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Jailyn is a variant spelling of Jaelyn.

Other Tidbits

Jailyn falls into the bird name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Jailyn in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jailyn.

Just for fun, see the name Jailyn 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 Jailyn in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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