KYLIE
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: KIE-lee   [key]
Meaning & History
This name arose in Australia, where it is said to mean "boomerang" in an Australian Aboriginal language. It is more likely a feminine form of KYLE, and it is in this capacity that it began to be used in America in the 1970s. A famous bearer is the Australian singer Kylie Minogue (1968-).
Related Names
VARIANTS: Kiley, Kilie, Kyla, Kylee, Kyleigh
MASCULINE FORMS: Chile, Kyle
Popularity
United States  ranked #59 
England/Wales  - 
Canada (BC)  ranked #88