What does Bayleigh mean?
Bayleigh [bayleigh] as a girls' name is of Old English origin, and the name Bayleigh means "berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification". Bayleigh is a version of Bailey (Old English): occupational name.
(female) Beleigh, Brayleigh, ..
(male) Bayleiger, Bayleion, .. Middle name pairings:
Bayleigh Rayna (B.R.), ..
How popular is Bayleigh?
Bayleigh is an uncommon first name for women. Bayleigh is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Bayleigh was first listed in 1996 and reached its highest rank of #942 in the U.S. in 2012, and is at #1066 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Bailey (#108 from recent data), Baylee (#406), Bailee (#552), Bayley, Baylie, Baily, Baileigh, Bailie and Baleigh are the prominent varying forms of Bayleigh (#1066 from recent data). Other forms, like Bayla, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Bayleigh reached its highest in the year 1998 (average #1168) and is somewhat lower today (#1413, 38.2% less usage). Bailey has been the recurring favorite, although Bailee seems to be gaining popularity too.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Analeigh, Ansleigh, Arleigh, Ashleigh▼, Beileag (see Elizabeth), Bentleigh, Bradleigh, Breigh, Bryleigh▲, Caileigh, Caleigh, Carleigh, Cayleigh, Ceileigh, Charleigh▲, Dafneigh, Darceigh, Darseigh, Hadleigh▲, Haileigh, Haleigh▼, Harleigh, Hayleigh, Hedleigh (see Hadley), Holleigh, Joleigh, Kaeleigh, Kaileigh, Kaleigh▼, Karleigh, Kaylei, Kayleigh▲, Kaylleigh, Kelleigh, Kyleigh, Langleigh, Lesleigh, Marleigh▲, Nataleigh, Raileigh, Raleigh, Rawleigh, Rayleine (see Raina) and Rileigh. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bayleigh.See names in meaning and etymology.