What does Ailey mean?
(female) Aliley, Ameley, ..
(male) Aiel, Aileyo, .. Middle name pairings:
Ailey Siya (A.S.), ..
How popular is Ailey?
Ailey is a rare given name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#44350 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Ailey (outside Top 2000) are Aila (#1555 via latest list), Aileen (#515), Aileene, Ailene, Ailyn (#1094), Aleen, Alene, Aline, Alleen, Allene and Eileen (#694). Other forms, like Ailie, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Ailey was more pronounced among parents 95 years ago (median #1047) and is now significantly less (#1623, ▼76%), with versions such as Eileen becoming less fashionable. Aileen is the most trendy girl name in this list. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Ailey is pronounced similarly to Aillie, Ala, Alah, Alaya▲, Alea, Aleah▲, Aleea, Aley, Ali, Alia▲, Alie, Aliya, Alla, Alley, Allia, Alya, Ayla▲, Eilah, Eiley, Ellee, Elly, Wally, Willa▲, Willy and Yolley. Other recommended names are Adey, Adley▲, Aemiley, Aide, Aiden, Ailis, Ailsa, Ailse, Aime, Aimee▼, Aimey, Aimy, Aine, Ainsley▲, Airlea, Alby, Alfy (see Alfreda), Alle, Alles, Allfy, Alvy, Amey, Ansley▲, Arlee, Arlen, Arlet, Arley, Arly, Ashley▼, Bailey, Billey, Briley, Caley, Coley, Emiley, Hailey, Joley, Juley, Kailey, Kaley▼, Kiley▼, Kyley, Lilley, Railey, Raley, Riley▲, Ripley, Ryley, Sisley and Tilley. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ailey.See names in meaning and etymology.