Meaning and Name Origin
Baleigh \b(a)-lei-gh\ as a name for girls has the meaning "berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification". Baleigh is a variant of Bailey (Old English): occupational name. Seldom used as a name for baby girls.
Baleigh is an uncommon given name for females. Baleigh is an equally rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Baleigh and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Baleigh (#unlisted) are Bailey (#104 the previous year), Baylee (#361), Bailee (#560), Baylie and Bayleigh. Usage of these girl names was at its highest in the year 1997 and is somewhat lower today. Baylee (#361), Bailee (#560) and Bailey (#104) are three of the more trendy baby names among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)