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Boy Name: Kye

Name: Kye
Pronunciation: \k-ye\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: keeper of the keys; earth; narrow, straight
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Keye, Kaye
Similar Names: Nye, Kyp, Rye, Tye, Wye
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 26390


Kye \k-ye\ as a boy's name is a variant of Kai (Welsh, Scandinavian, Greek) and Kyle (Gaelic), and the meaning of Kye is "keeper of the keys; earth; narrow, straight".

The baby name Kye sounds like Keye and Kaye. Other similar baby names are Nye, Kyp, Rye, Tye and Wye.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Kye.


Kye is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#26390 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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