What does Kinley mean?
Kinley \k(i)-nley, kin-ley\ as a name for girls. Usage of Kinley is American, and the name used to be fashionable as a transferred use of the surname. Kinley has however fallen out of fashion and is no longer that widely used nowadays as a first name for newborn baby girls in the U.S..
Kinley is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#11513 out of 88799, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Kinley for girls. Kinley was first listed in 2006 and reached its highest rank of #180 in the U.S. in 2012, and is at #208 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)