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What does Whittley mean?

Whittley Pronunciation of Whittley [whit-t-ley] as a name for girls has its root in Old English, and the meaning of Whittley is "white meadow". Whittley is a variant form of Whitley (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, white, meadow.


Whittley has 2 variants: Whitelea and Whitlea.

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Middle name pairings:
Whittley Elin (W.E.), ..

How popular is Whittley?

Whittley is a rare given name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#45651 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Whitley (#1142 via latest list) is the only popular alternative form of Whittley (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. This relation of Whittley reached the apex of its popularity in 1990 (usage of 0.02%) and is somewhat less conventional today (usage 0.01%, 47% less). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Ailey, Ainsley, Bailey, Bailley, Bentley, Billey, Brantley, Brettney, Briley, Brinley, Britiney (see Brittany), Britney, Brittaney, Britteney, Brittiney, Brittney, Bryttney, Cailey, Caitey, Chantey, Charley, Chastney, Chesley, Chessley, Christey (see Christy), Dottey (see Dorothy), Eiley, Emiley, Emilley (see Emily), Ettey, Hailey, Kailey, Kaitey, Keighley, Kiley, Kittey (see Katherine), Kristey, Lilley, Lottey, Paisley, Pattey, Railey, Reilley, Riley, Ripley, Shantey, Shelley, Shirley, Shirlley (see Shirley), Sisley, Tilley, Unitey, Waverley, Whiteney (see Whitney), Whitnea (see Whitney), Whitnee, Whitney, Whitni (see Whitney), Whitnie (see Whitney), Whitny (see Whitney), Whittaney (see Whitney), Whittany, Whittney (see Whitney), Whittnie (see Whitney), Willy, Winter, Wister and Wyette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Whittley.

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