What does Alley mean?
(female) Alay, Ayley, ..
(male) Alel, Alme, .. Middle name pairings:
Alley Penny (A.P.), ..
How popular is Alley?
Alley is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#2321 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Alley (outside Top 2000) are Ali (#1278 a year ago), Alli, Allie (#255) and Ally (#869). These forms of Alley were favored in the year 2012 (average #760) and are somewhat less common today (#1100, down 34%). Allie has been the most recognizable form. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Alley is pronounced similarly to Aaliya, Aalya, Ailee, Ailey, Ailie, Ailli, Aillie, Alaya▲, Alea, Aleah▲, Aleea, Alie, Aliye, Allia, Alliah, Alya, Eiley, Ella▲, Ellee, Ellie▲, Illa, Illia, Olla, Ollie▼ and Yolley. Other recommended names are Adalley, Addey, Adey, Adley▲, Aimey, Alby, Alcee, Aleen, Alex, Alfy (see Alfreda), Alle, Alleda, Alleen, Allene▼, Alles, Alless, Alleyne, Allfry (see Alfreda), Allfy, Allis, Allma, Alvy, Amey, Ansley▲, Arlea, Arlee, Arlen, Arlet, Arley, Arly, Ashley▼, Cloey, Coley, Ellsey, Haley▼, Holley, Joley, Juley, Kaley▼, Kelley▼, Kiley▼, Kyley, Lilley, Molley, Nelley, Polley, Raley, Riley▲, Ryley and Salley. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alley.See names in meaning and etymology.