What does Arley mean?
Arley [ar-ley] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Arley) is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Arley is "hare meadow; rock meadow". Arley is an alternate spelling of Harley (Old English): from hara "hare".
(female) Aral, Arle, ..
(male) Aral, Aralai, .. Middle name pairings:
Arley Aarna (A.A.), ..
How popular is Arley?
Arley is an uncommon first name for females. Arley is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Arley was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its peak rank of #1715 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Arley are Arlee, Harlee (#850 in recent rankings) and Harley (#281). Usage of these forms of Arley is well-received today (average #1282). Harley is more universally found than the rest, though Harlee has become popular as well over time.
Arley is pronounced similarly to Airlea, Airlia, Arely▲, Arla, Arlie, Arly, Earley, Erla, Orla, Orlee and Orli. Other suggested similar names are Abbey▼, Addey, Adey, Adley▲, Ailee, Ailey, Aimey, Alby, Alea, Alex, Aley, Alfy (see Alfreda), Alle, Alles, Alley, Allfy, Ally, Alvy, Amey, Ansley▲, Ardea, Arden▲, Aren, Arie, Ariel, Arlan, Arlean, Arleen▼, Arlen, Arlena, Arlene▼, Arlet, Arleta, Arleth, Arleyne, Arlyn, Arlys, Armen, Arwen, Ashley▼, Briley, Bryley (see Briley), Caley, Carley▼, Coley, Corley, Eiley, Haley▼, Joley, Juley, Kaley▼, Karley, Kiley▼, Kyley, Marley▲, Perley, Raley, Riley▲, Ryley, Truley and Ursley. These names tend to be more commonly used than Arley.See names in meaning and etymology.