Kyle Name Meaning & Origin

Kyle

Pronunciation: KIYL (key)

Origin of the name Kyle:

Transferred use of the surname originating from the region of the same name in southwestern Scotland. Kyle, a topographical term referring to a narrow, straight, channel, is derived from the Gaelic caol (narrow, a sound, a strait).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Cael, Kiel, Kile

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Nicknames for Kyle

Ky, Ky-Ky, K-Man, Kyler\ar, mr plagirism. k-dog

Meanings and history of the name Kyle

Kyle is sometimes translated from the Gaelic as "handsome."
Yiddish, "crowned with laurels" Related to the name "Kayla."
it means Chosen One.. "I chose myself for this power, Kyle?"
it means you named yourself, so it means doctor

Famous real-life people named Kyle

Kyle MacLachlan, actor best known for playing Special Agent Dale Cooper in "Twin Peaks"
Kyle Chandler, actor best known for his role as Coach Eric Taylor in "Friday Night Lights."
Kyle Kuzma, Pro basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers.
Kyle McKillop, child rescue

Kyle in song, story & screen

knowege ~ kyle morgan
Kyle Reese - character in the first "Terminator" movie, father of John Connor
Kyle Broflovski- character in South Park

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