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.
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. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity 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 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Ashli are Ashley (#87 2 years ago), Ashly, Lee, Ashlie, Ashleigh, Ashely and Ashlee. Other variants, like Ashlye, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Ashli was at its highest during 1980-1989 (average #430) and is now significantly diminished (#885, down 80%), with forms like Ashlee, Ashleigh, Ashly, Ashely and Ashli falling out of style. Ashley has generally been a favorite of parents. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Ashli and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)