Meaning and name origin
Arye \a-rye, ar-ye\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew and Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of Arye is "lion, eagle". Arye is a variant of Ari (Hebrew, Scandinavian): a short form of Aristides. Also a variant of Ary: variant of Ari (Hebrew) "lion".
Arye is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Arye and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Ari (#441). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).