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Girl Names Ending with -ly

Ly ending baby names and what they mean, with 128 results. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity during 1970-1979 (adoption of 4.98%) and have become significantly less widespread since (adoption 2.15%, down 57%), with names like Sally becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy girl names in this list are Blakely (#354), Heavenly (#967), Nathaly (#843), Arely (#775) and Emely (#432), while Fly (top 8%) and Eberly (5%) are familiar -ly surnames. Here is the list of -ly names for boys.

-ly names

Ally - Brandily | Brily - Corly | Daly - Hally | Harly - Lally | Lally - Neely | Neely - Tally | Tally - Waverly

Ally - Brandily

AllyAlly1
Form of Alice. Root fr. Old German word. "Noble, exalted." Allye is also a marginally prominent birth name. See also Alvy.

Ally2
Var. of Allie. .. Actress Ally Walker. Ally (top 13%), comparable to Aebly (top 76%), Aly (13%), is a common -ly suffix surname. See also Ayla.

Ally3
Form of Alexandra. Origin fr. Greek element. "Man's defender." Ally became less popular last year, dropping -133 positions as a birth name to reach #869. See also Arly.

Ally4
Var. of Alison. Stems fr. Old German element. "Noble, exalted." Adoption of Ally was up in 1998 and is now reduced. See also Alaya.

Ally5
Var. of Alberta. Stems fr. Old English word. "Noble, bright." Ally is rarely used as a female name, appearing frequently (upper 13%) as a last name. See also Alya.

Amelia and variantsAmaly, Milly
Var. of Amelia. Stems fr. Latin, Old German elements. "Rival, eager work." Milly is conventional (top 89%) as a female name, whereas Amaly is unique.

Amberly and variantsAmberly1, var. Amberely, Amberly2
.. Or a variant of Amber with .. Amberly and Amberely became less trendy last year, falling on average -35 positions as girls' names with Amberly falling the most.

Araceli and variantsAracely, Aricelly1
Var. of Araceli. Derivative of Latin language. "Altar of heaven; heavenly homemaker." Aracely is generally used as a baby name among the forms of Araceli.

ArelyArely
Var. of Aurelia. Root fr. Latin. "Golden." Arely has gained increasing favor as a girls' name since 1880-1889. See also Ariel.

Aricelly2
Var. of Arcelia. Root fr. Spanish element. "Treasure chest." Not Top 2000 name. See also Aricela.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -ly names: Ally, Amberly, Aracely, Arely, Arly

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -ly names: Ashely, Ashly, Baily, Beverly, Billy

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -ly names: Blakely, Milly

ArlyArly
Form of Arlene. .. Possibly feminine form of Arlen, from .. Cross-gender use. Not widespread. Arly is not listed in the US Census.

Ashley and variantsAshely, Ashly
Forms of Ashley. Derived fr. Old English element. "Ash meadow." Unconventional, with usage of 0.004% for Ashely and Ashly as children's names in 2015.

Bailey and variantsBailly, Baily, Bayly
Forms of Bailey. From Old English language. "Berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification." Bailly and Bayly are more uncommon as children's names among the versions of Bailey.

Bently
Var. of Bentley. Derived fr. Old English language. "Meadow of bent grass." Also used for boys. Not that common as a children's name, Bently is used more commonly as a last name.

Beverly and variantsBeverly, var. Bevverly, Verly
Stems fr. Old English. "Beaver stream or meadow." Beverly is found commonly (top 2%) as a last name.

BillyBilly1
Var. of Billie. From Old English language. .. Now a feminine name, a short .. Gender-neutral name. Billy is a common (upper 35%) first name, and exists frequently (upper 6%) as a last name.

Billy2, Willy
Var. of Wilhelmina. Root fr. Old German element. "Determined protector." Billy is prevalent as a birth name compared to Willy.

BlakelyBlakely
Var. of Blake. Based on Old English word. "Black, dark; pale." Also a boys' name. Blakely has risen in popularity as a baby name since 1880-1889.

Bradly
Form of Bradley. Stems fr. Old English language. "Broad meadow." Not in Top 2000. Cross-gender use.

Brandily
Form of Brandy. From English language. The name of the distilled wine .. Not in Top 2000. See also Brandolyn.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -ly names for girls.

1. Ally - Brandily
Alice [Ally], Allie [Ally], Alexandra [Ally], Alison [Ally], Alberta [Ally], Amelia [Milly, ..], Amberly [Amberly, ..], Araceli [Aricelly, ..], Aurelia [Arely], Arcelia [Aricelly], Arlene [Arly], Ashley [Ashly, ..], Bailey [Bayly, ..], Bentley [Bently], Beverly [Verly, ..], Billie [Billy], Wilhelmina [Willy, ..], Blake [Blakely], Bradley [Bradly], Brandy [Brandily]


Briley [Bryly, ..], Callie [Kaly, ..], Kallista [Kally, ..], Calista [Kally, ..], Calandra [Cally], Calantha [Cally], Carol [Caroly, ..], Caroline [Carly], Charlotte [Karly, ..], Carly [Karly], Carla [Carly], Cecilia [Sisely, ..], Cecily [Cilly, ..], Charlie [Charly], Charla [Charly], Cicely [Cecily], Colleen [Colly], Columba [Colly], Coral [Coraly], Corliss [Corly]


Dale [Daly], Adelaide [Delly], Adeline [Delly], Dorothy [Dolly], Dolly, Eileen [Eily], Ellie [Elly], Ellen [Nelly, ..], Helen [Nelly, ..], Eleanor [Nelly, ..], Ella [Elly], Emily [Milly, ..], Fernley [Fernly], Gilly, Gillian [Gilly], Gilberte [Gilly], Griselda [Griselly, ..], Hadley [Hedly, ..], Hayley [Hally, ..], Haralda [Hally]


Harley [Harly], Heaven [Heavenly], Halleli [Hilly], Hilary [Hilly], Holly, Janelle [Janely], Jill [Jilly], Joelle [Joely, ..], Jolie [Joly, ..], Julie [Jully, ..], Kallie [Kally], Kalila [Kaly], Karla [Karly], Keely [Keighly, ..], Kelly, Kempley [Kemply], Kylie [Keyely], Kimberly [Kymbrely, ..], Laila [Laily], Eulalia [Lally]


Lallie [Lally], Lalage [Lally], Leslie [Lesly], Lillian [Lily, ..], Elizabeth [Lily], Lily [Lilly], Laura [Lolly], Esmeralda [Lolly], Magali [Magaly], Melinda [Mally], Melanie [Melly], Millicent [Milly, ..], Melissa [Milly, ..], Merry [Merrily], Mildred [Milly], Camilla [Milly], Mary [Polly, ..], Molly, Natalie [Nathaly, ..], Neila [Neely]


Cornelia [Nelly, ..], Nelly, Nerola [Neroly], Paula [Polly, ..], Philippa [Philly], Polly, Riley [Reilly], Rosalie [Rozely], Sarah [Sarely, ..], Sally, Shanelle [Shanilly, ..], Sharlene [Sharly], Shelley [Shelly], Rochelle [Shelly], Rachel [Shelly], Shirley [Shirly, ..], Sicily [Sicilly], Tally, Thalia [Tally], Talicia [Tally]


Tallulah [Tally], Tilda [Tilly], Matilda [Tilly], Truth [Truly], Tully, Valentina [Vally], Wallis [Wally], Waverly

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