Meaning of the Irish name Caoilainn. Listen and learn how to pronounce Caoilainn so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name.

MEANING: caol ”slender” and fionn ”white, fair, pure.” Several saints were Caoilainn and one was described as “a pious lady who quickly won the esteem and affection of her sister nuns by her exactness to every duty, as also by her sweet temper, gentle, confiding disposition and unaffected piety.”

GENDER: Girl | Female

IRISH NAME: Caoilainn

PRONUNCIATION: kay + linn”

ENGLISH: Keelin (“kee + linn”) or Kalin (“kay + linn”)

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