What does Baleigh mean?
Baleigh /ba-lei-gh/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Baleigh's name origin is Old English, and the meaning of Baleigh is "berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification". Baleigh is a variant transcription of Bailey (Old English): occupational name. Compare last name Balough.
How popular is Baleigh?
Baleigh is an uncommon given name for females. Baleigh is an equally rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Baleigh (not ranked) are Bailey (#104 the previous year), Baylee (#361), Bailee (#560), Baylie and Bayleigh. Variants like Bailley are seldom used. Usage of these girl names was at its highest in the year 1997 (usage of 0.4486%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.395%, down 11.9%). Baylee (#361), Bailee (#560) and Bailey (#104) are three of the more trendy baby names among these. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Baleigh and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)