What does Arye mean?
Arye \a-rye, ar-ye\ as a name for boys. Arye's roots are Hebrew and Scandinavian, and the name Arye means "lion, eagle". Arye is a variant of Ari (Hebrew, Scandinavian): a short form of Aristides. Arye is also a derivative of Ary (Hebrew).
Arye is an unusual first name for men. Arye is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Arye and affiliated names. The only prominent variation form of Arye (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 is Ari (#441 last year). These boy names were at the height of their popularity in 2013 (usage of 0.581%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.559%, down 3.8%). Ari (#441) is the most contemporarily stylish baby name among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)