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Reilley (girl)

What does Reilley mean?

Reilley Pronunciation of Reilley [reil-ley] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Reilley) means "courageous". Reilley is an alternate form of Riley (Irish, Gaelic): form of O'Reilly.


Reilley has 5 variants: Reilly, Rilee, Rileigh, Rylee and Ryley.

Creative forms:
(female) Reille, Rele, ..

(male) Reilden, Reilver, ..

Middle name pairings:
Reilley Kamari (R.K.), ..

How popular is Reilley?

Reilley is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#18607 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Riley (#35 in 2015), Rylee (#121), Rilee (#1714), Rileigh (#1726), Ryley and Reilly are the prominent varying forms of Reilley (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Reilley were at the apex of their popularity a decade ago (usage of 0.7%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.69%, down 2.2%), but with the version Reilly falling out of fashion. Riley and Rylee are two of the more trendy names for newborns in this compilation. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Reilly, Rilee, Rileigh, Riley, Rylee, Ryley in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Riley, Rylee outside U.S.

Similar Names

Reilley is pronounced similarly to Railey, Raley, Rawley, Rella and Rilla. Other recommended names are Adalley, Aemiley, Ailey, Bailey, Bailley, Bentley, Billey, Briley, Brinley, Cailey, Calley, Ceceley (see Cecilia), Ceciley, Dolley, Emiley, Emilley (see Emily), Fernley, Hailey, Halley, Hedley, Heidey, Holley, Kailey, Kalley, Kaylley, Kealey, Keeley, Keighley, Kelbey, Kelcey, Kelley, Kellsey, Kelsey, Kempley, Keyley, Keylley, Kiley, Lesley, Lezley, Lilley, Molley, Neille, Nelley, Nellsey (see Nelsey), Nelsey, Paisley, Perley, Polley, Rainey, Reine, Reinelle, Renelle, Reney, Renilde, Reyney, Ripley, Rosaley, Salley, Selbey, Shelley, Shirley, Shirlley (see Shirley), Sisley, Talley, Teille, Tilley, Trilbey, Valley, Whitley and Yolley. These names tend to be more commonly used than Reilley.

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