What does Blakely mean?
Blakely \b-lake-ly, bl(a)-kely\ as a boys' name (also used more widely as girls' name Blakely) is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Blakely is "dark meadow; pale meadow". Place name. See Blake.
Blakely has 1 more related variation via Blake: Blakeman.
Blakely is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#2924 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only popular related form of Blakely (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 is Blake (#84 last year). Adoption of these boy names was at its peak in the year 2012 (usage of 0.929%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.916%, down 1.4%). Blake (#84) is the most chic birth name in this compilation. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Blakely and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Blakeny. Like Blakely, this name is not frequently used.