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Rawley (girl)

What does Rawley mean?

Rawley Pronunciation of Rawley [raw-ley] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Rawley) is of Old English origin, and the name Rawley means "roe deer's meadow". Rawley is a version of Raleigh (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, deer, meadow.


Rawley has 4 variants: Raileigh, Railey, Raley and Rawleigh.

Creative forms:
(female) Rawla, Rialey, ..

(male) Rawden, Rawer, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rawley Sarah (R.S.), ..

How popular is Rawley?

Rawley is an uncommon first name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#20382 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only popular varying form of Rawley (not ranked) is Raleigh (#1479 in recent rankings). Other variants, like Raley, are seldom used. This form of Rawley was at the apex of its popularity in 2015 (#1479). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Raleigh in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rawley and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Rawley is pronounced similarly to Raelee, Raella, Raula, Rayla, Reilley, Reilly, Rilee, Riley, Rylee and Ryley. Other recommended names are Bailey, Bayley, Cailey, Caley, Calley, Carley, Cayley, Earley, Hadley, Haeley, Hailey, Haley, Halley, Harley, Hayley, Kaeley, Kahley, Kailey, Kaley, Kalley, Karley, Kayley, Marley, Rahel, Rainey, Ramsey, Raoule, Rayney, Ripley, Salley, Talley, Tawney and Valley. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rawley.

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