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Names Ending with -ley for Girls

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"LEY" baby names ending with -ley are used more often as masculine names.

These girl names reached the peak of their popularity in the year 2012 (usage of 0.1053%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.1012%, 4%), but with names such as Briley, Carley, Karley, Kayley and Kiley falling out of fashion. The more fashionable baby names in this list are Ainsley (#334), Brinley (#458), Charley (#488), Hadley (#99) and Paisley (#53). Begley (top 3%) and Tinsley (1%) are conventional -ley surnames.

Here is the list of -ley names for boys.

pinAdalia - Carla

Page 1/5 of 96 -ley grouped names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of -ley names: Adley, Ainsley, Ansley, Ashley, Bailey

[Adalley, .. 7 more] Var. of Adalia 1 Derived fr. Hebrew, Old German elements. "God is my refuge; noble one." Not in Top 1000. See also Adelle. ..

[Adley] Form of Adlai 2 Based on Hebrew. "God is just." Not in popularity charts. Unisex name.

[Ailey, .. 41 more] Var. of Aileen 3 Root fr. Norman word. Scottish variant of Eileen, which possibly .. Ailes (upper 20%) is a popular last name similar to Ailey (upper 29%). See also Eiley.

Ainsley [Ansley, Aynsley, .. 5 more] 4 Source fr. Old English. "Only hermitage wood or clearing." Ainsley and variants became more popular in 2014, rising on average +19 positions as girls' names with Ansley leading the rise. ..

[Aley, Alley, .. 3 more] Forms of Allie 5 .. Actress Ally Walker. Not Top 1000 names.

[Amberley, .. 8 more] Var. of Amberly 6 .. Or a variant of Amber with .. Not in Top 1000. See also Ambereen.

Ansley 7 Origin fr. Old English word. "Hermitage field." Alsley, Arsley and Auansley are kreatif forms. ..

Ashley [Asheley, .. 21 more] 8 From Old English. "Ash meadow." Popular. Ashley, Asheley, like Aley, end with the favored androgynous-sounding -ey.

Bailey [Bailley, Bayley, .. 14 more] 9 Derivative of Old English language. "Berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification." Prominent, with usage of 0.2987% for Bailey and variants as birth names in 2014, higher than 0.2983% in 2013.

Bentley 10 Source fr. Old English. "Meadow of bent grass." Adoption of Bentley soared in 2011 and has become lower. Gender-neutral name.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of -ley names: Bentley, Beverley, Briley, Brinley, Carley, Kaley

[Beverley, .. 17 more] Var. of Beverly 11 Stems fr. Old English. "Beaver stream or meadow." Beverley is prevalent as a baby name compared to . Gender-neutral name. ..

[Blakeley, .. 5 more] Var. of Blake 12 Derivative of Old English language. "Black, dark; pale." Gender-neutral name. Rare, with the androgynous-sounding -ey suffix for Blakeley, like Bryley.

Bradley 13 Stems fr. Old English word. "Broad meadow." Uncommon. Bradley (cf. Briney) ends with -ey. Gender-neutral name.

[Brantley, .. 34 more] Form of Brandy 14 Based on English element. The name of the distilled wine .. Cross-gender use. A rare birth name, Brantley occurs more frequently as a last name.

Briley [Bryley, .. 3 more] 15 Root fr. American element. Modern invented name .. Somewhat common as children's names, Briley and Bryley are similar to the familiar Bailey.

Brinley 16 Based on Old English element. Surname name from Brindley, the name .. Cross-gender use. Prominent. Brinley, like Brittiney, ends with -ey.

[Calley, .. 11 more] Form of Calandra 17 Stems fr. Greek element. "Lovely one." A rare baby name, Calley occurs more commonly as a surname. See also Callen. ..

[Calley, .. 8 more] Var. of Calantha 18 Derivative of Greek. "Beautiful flower." Rare, with the androgynous-sounding -ey suffix for Calley, like Cassey. See also Calie.

[Calley, Kahley, Kaley, Kalley, .. 18 more] Var. of Callie 19 Derivative of Greek element. "Beautiful, lovely." Kahley and forms soared in popularity in 1993 and are now less conventional, with Kaley becoming less in vogue. ..

[Carley, .. 42 more] Var. of Carla 20 Based on Old German word. "Free man." Carley is common (upper 64%) as a female name, and exists commonly (upper 4%) as a last name. Cross-gender use. ..

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Summary of names (grouped by variations) for -ley names for girls.

Adalia - Carla
Adalia [Adalley], Adlai [Adley], Aileen [Ailey], Ainsley [Ansley, Aynsley], Allie [Aley, Alley], Amberly [Amberley], Ansley, Ashley [Asheley], Bailey [Bayley, Bailley], Bentley, Beverly [Beverley], Blake [Blakeley], Bradley, Brandy [Brantley], Briley [Bryley], Brinley, Calandra [Calley], Calantha [Calley], Callie [Kaley, Kalley, ..], Carla [Carley]

Carly - Fernley
Carly [Carley], Carol [Carley], Caroline [Carley], Cayla [Kailey, Kayley, ..], Cecilia [Ceciley, Sessaley], Celeste [Celesley], Charlie [Charley], Chesleigh [Chesley, Chessley], Cicely [Sisley], Colleen [Coley], Corliss [Corley], Danielle [Danelley], Dolly [Dolley], Dorothy [Dolley], Earla [Earley], Eileen [Eiley], Eilidh [Eiley], Eleanor [Nelley], Emily [Emiley, Emilley], Fernley

Hadley - Kimberly
Hadley [Hedley], Haley [Hailey, Hayley], Halle [Halley], Hallie [Halley], Haralda [Halley], Harley [Arley], Hayley [Haley, Hailey], Holly [Holley], Iolanthe [Yolley], Jolie [Joley], Julia [Juley], Julie [Juley, Jooley], Kalila [Cailey, Kailey], Karla [Karley], Kaylee [Kayley, Kaylley, ..], Keely [Keyley, Keylley, ..], Kelly [Kelley], Kempley, Kiley, Kimberly [Kimberley, Kymberley]

Kylie - Rosalie
Kylie [Kiley, Kyley], Langley, Leslie [Lesley, Lezley], Lily [Lilley], Lynn [Lynley], Magali [Magaley], Marlee [Marley], Marlene [Marley], Molly [Molley], Nelly [Nelley], Nicole [Coley], Paisley, Pearl [Perley], Polly [Polley], Rachel [Shelley], Raleigh [Raley, Rawley], Riley [Ryley, Reilley], Ripley, Rochelle [Shelley], Rosalie [Rosaley]

Rylee - Wilhelmina
Rylee [Ryley], Sally [Salley], Sarah [Salley], Shelley [Schelley], Shirley [Shirlley], Talicia [Talley], Tallulah [Talley], Tally [Talley], Thalia [Talley], Tilda [Tilley], Truth [Truley], Ursula [Ursley], Valley, Waverly [Waverley], Whitley [Whittley], Wilhelmina [Billey]