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Bailly

What does Bailly mean?

Bailly Pronunciation of Bailly [bail-ly] as a name for girls is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Bailly is "berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification". Bailly is an alternate spelling of Bailey (Old English): occupational name.

Associated with: old english, berry (tree).

Variations

Bailly has 15 variants: Bailee, Bailei, Baileigh, Bailie, Bailley, Baillie, Baily, Baleigh, Bali, Bayla, Baylee, Bayleigh, Bayley, Baylie and Bayly.

Creative forms:
(female) Baili, Bally, ..

(male) Baildy, Baillo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bailly Alyna (B.A.), ..

How popular is Bailly?

Bailly is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#31658 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Bailly (not ranked) are Bailey (#108 a year ago), Baylee (#406), Bailee (#552), Bayleigh (#1066), Bayley, Baylie, Baily, Baileigh, Bailie and Baleigh. Other variants, like Baillie, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Bailly was at its highest in 1998 (usage of 0.44%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.27%, 38.2%). Baylee and Bailee are two of the more fashionable names for newborns in this compilation. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bailee, Baileigh, Bailey, Bailie, Baily in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Baleigh, Baylee, Bayleigh, Bayley, Baylie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bailey outside U.S.

Similar Names

Bailly is pronounced similarly to Baila, Bella, Bilee, Billa, Billee, Billey, Billi, Billie, Billy and Billye. Other recommended names are Basille, Bazilla, Bazille, Bell, Belle, Briley, Brily, Cailey, Cally, Cilly, Emilly, Gaill, Gilly, Hailey, Haily, Hally, Hilly, Jilly, Kailey, Kally, Laily, Lally, Lilly, Mally, Milly, Philly, Railey, Reilly, Sally, Tally, Tilly, Vally, Wally and Willy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bailly.

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