Meaning and name origin
Ackley \a-ck-ley\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Ackley is "oak meadow". Ackley is a variant of Ackerley (Old English): place name.
Ackley has 3 variant forms: Acklea, Ackleigh, Acklie.
Ackley is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#4707 out of 88799, Top 5%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Ackley for boys (2014 statistics).
Ackley is also pronounced similarly to Oakley and Wickley. Another suggested similar baby name is Ashley. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ackley.