What does Kiley mean?
Kiley /ki-ley/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name (also used less widely as boys' name Kiley) is pronounced KYE-lee. It is of Irish origin, and the meaning of Kiley is "near the church (or the wood)".
How popular is Kiley?
Kiley is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2333 out of 4276, Top 55%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#5798 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Kiley for girls. Kiley entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #307 in the U.S. in 2008, and is at #660 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Kiley and related names. The only other popular alternative form of Kiley (#660 in 2014) rated in the Top 1000 is Kylie (#73 in 2014). These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in 2008 (usage of 0.821%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.6335%, 22.8% less), with the form Kiley becoming less in vogue. Kylie (#73) is the most fashionable baby name in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kiley▼ is alike in pronunciation to Cailey, Caley, Coley, Kaeley, Kahley, Kailee▼, Kailey▲, Kalea, Kalee, Kalei, Kaley▼, Kalley, Kally, Kaly, Kayley▼, Kealey, Keeley, Kelley▼, Kelly▲, Keyley, Kilea, Kylea, Kylee▲ and Kyley. Other recommended similar baby names are Ailey, Eiley, Khloey, Klea, Kyle▼ and Riley▲. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kiley.