What does Ashli mean?
Ashli /ash-li/ as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Ashli) is of Old English derivation, and the name Ashli means "ash meadow". Ashli is an alternate form of Ashley (Old English) with the suffix -i.
(female) Ashel, Ashlia, ..
(male) Ashal, Ashel, ..
How popular is Ashli?
Ashli is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2264 out of 4276, Top 53%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Ashli for girls. Ashli entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #721 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Ashli are Ashley (#87 the previous year), Ashlee (#1632), Ashly (#1854), Ashleigh (#1959), Ashlea, Ashlie, Ashlei and Ashely. Other variants, like Ashleah, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Ashli was at its highest 2 decades ago (median #606) and is now significantly diminished (#1725, down 92%), with forms like Ashleigh going out of style.
Recommended names are Adali, Aili, Ailli, Akili, Ali, Alli, Areli, Asela, Asha, Ashah, Ashbie, Ashby, Ashia, Ashlin, Ashling, Ashlinn, Ashlyn, Ashni, Ashra, Assi, Asti, Astri and Kahli. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ashli.