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Arleigh (boy)

What does Arleigh mean?

Arleigh Pronunciation of Arleigh [ar-leigh] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Arleigh) is an Old English name, and Arleigh means "hare meadow; rock meadow". Arleigh is an alternate spelling of Arley (Old English): also possibly "rock meadow". Arleigh is also a variation of Harley (Old English): from hara "hare".

Associated with: old english, meadow, rock.


Arleigh has 3 variants: Arlea, Arlie and Arly.

1 more alternative form via Arley, Harley: Harleigh.

Creative forms:
(male) Ableigh, Arleian, ..

(female) Arleily, Arleina, ..

Middle name pairings:
Arleigh Gerardo (A.G.), ..

How popular is Arleigh?

Arleigh is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Arleigh is an uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Arleigh entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its peak position of #1913 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arleigh name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Arleigh outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Harley (#663 a year ago), Arlie and Arley are the prominent varying forms of Arleigh. Other variants, like Arlea, are seldom used. These relations of Arleigh were popular as baby names in the 1890s (usage of 0.08%) and are now significantly less common (usage 0.02%, 75.3%), with versions such as Harley becoming somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arleigh, Arley, Arlie, Harley in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Harley outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Ackerleigh, Ackleigh, Ailesh, Ainsleigh, Annsleigh, Ansleigh, Arledge, Arlen, Arlenn, Arles, Arlidge, Arlin, Arliss, Arlledge (see Arledge), Arrigo, Arrledge, Aryeh, Ashleigh, Atleigh, Attleigh, Baileigh, Bligh, Bosleigh (see Bosley), Bradleigh, Brauleigh, Brawleigh (see Brawley), Brinleigh, Bromleigh, Burleigh, Byrleigh (see Burleigh), Carleigh, Cranleigh, Crosleigh (see Crosley), Dunleigh (see Dunley), Fairleigh, Farleigh, Farnleigh (see Farnley), Farrleigh (see Farley), Fernleigh, Greeleigh (see Greeley), Hadleigh, Hagleigh (see Hagley), Haleigh, Hanleigh, Hartleigh, Hawleigh, Hayleigh, Henleigh, Horsleigh (see Horsley), Hurleigh, Huxleigh, Kenleigh, Leigh, Linleigh, Manleigh, Marleigh, Morleigh, Oakleigh, Penleigh, Presleigh, Radleigh, Ralegh (see Raleigh), Raleigh, Rawleigh, Redleigh, Reigh, Ridleigh, Ripleigh, Risleigh (see Risley), Rowleigh, Ryleigh, Sulleigh, Wadleigh, Wardleigh (see Wardley) and Yardleigh. These names tend to be more commonly used than Arleigh.

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