Meaning and Name Origin
Hailey \ha(i)-ley\ as a girls' name (also used less regularly as boys' name Hailey). The name Hailey means "hay meadow". Hailey is a form of Haley (Old English): variant of Hailey. A very well-received name for girls.
Hailey is a very prominent first name for women (#1690 out of 4276, Top 40%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#3862 out of 88799, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Hailey for girls. Hailey was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #19 in the U.S. in 2010, and is at #51 presently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Hailey and affiliated names. Haley (#265 a year ago), Haylee (#400), Hayley (#520), Hailee (#772), Haylie and Haleigh are the popular related forms of Hailey (#51 a year ago). Usage of these girl names reached its apex in 2003 and is now significantly lower, with the forms Haleigh, Haylie and Hailee becoming less fashionable. Hailey (#51), Hayley (#520), Haley (#265) and Haylee (#400) are four of the more trendy girl names in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Hailey▲ is alike in pronunciation to Haeley, Haely, Hailea, Haily, Halley, Hally, Haylea, Hilly and Holley. Other suggested similar baby names are Bailey▲, Cailey, Hadley▲, Halle▼, Harley▲, Kailey▲ and Railey. These names tend to be less frequently used than Hailey.