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Harly (girl)

What does Harly mean?

Harly Pronunciation of Harly [har-ly] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Harly) is an Old English name, and the meaning of the name Harly is "hare meadow; rock meadow". Harly is an alternate form of Harley (Old English): from hara "hare".

Associated with: old english, meadow, rock.


Harly has 5 variants: Harlea, Harlee, Harleigh, Harli and Harlie.

3 more alternative forms via Harley: Arley, Harleen and Harlene.

Creative forms:
(female) Haly, Harlia, ..

(male) Harde, Harro, ..

Middle name pairings:
Harly Marlee (H.M.), ..

How popular is Harly?

Harly is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Harly is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Arley, Harlee (#850 via latest list), Harleen, Harleigh (#1050), Harlene, Harley (#281) and Harlie (#1509) are the prominent related forms of Harly (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Harli, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Harly is at its peak presently (median #1384). Harlee and Harley are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns in this compilation. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arley, Harlee, Harleigh, Harlene, Harley, Harlie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Harleen outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Arly, Baily, Bayly, Cally, Carely, Carly, Caroly, Charly, Corly, Daly, Hadley, Hadly, Haeley, Haely, Hailey, Haily, Hala, Haley, Hali, Halle, Halley, Halli, Hally, Hanny, Hany, Happy, Harela, Harolyn, Hatsy, Hatty, Hayley, Hazle, Hedly, Hilly, Holly, Kally, Kaly, Karly, Laily, Lally, Mally, Pauly, Sally, Sarely, Sharly, Tally, Vally, Verly and Wally. These names tend to be more frequently used than Harly.

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