What does Bently mean?
Bently [bent-ly] as a name for girls (also used more generally as boys' name Bently) is of Old English origin, and the name Bently means "meadow of bent grass". Bently is a version of Bentley (Old English).
(female) Bentti, Betly, ..
(male) Bentby, .. Middle name pairings:
Bently Brittany (B.B.), ..
How popular is Bently?
Bently is an uncommon first name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#34399 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. The only popular alternative form of Bently (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 is Bentley (#1298 from recent data). Other variants, like Bentleigh, are seldom used. Adoption of this form of Bently reached its apex less than a decade ago (#905) and is somewhat lower today. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bailly, Baily, Bayly, Beate, Beatie, Beckey, Becky▼, Bel, Bell▼, Bella, Belle▼, Bena, Benita▼, Benni, Bennie▼, Benny, Bente, Beril, Berny, Berrty (see Bertha), Berry, Bert, Berta▼, Berte, Bertha▼, Berty, Beryl▼, Beryle, Bessy, Bet, Beth▼, Bethy, Bethzy▼, Betia, Bets, Betsy▼, Bett, Betta, Bette▼, Betti, Betts, Betty▼, Bettye▼, Beula, Beverly▼, Beyla, Billy, Bindy, Binny, Bonney, Bradly, Brantley, Bretny (see Brittany), Brily, Britny, Britty, Bryly (see Briley), Bunny, Bunty, Cecely, Cecily, Fernly, Hedly, Janely, Kealy, Keely▼, Kelly▼, Kemply, Keyely, Lesly▼, Melly, Neely, Nelly, Neroly (see Nerola) and Seely. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bently.See names in meaning and etymology.