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Blakely

What does Blakely mean?

Blakely Pronunciation of Blakely [blake-ly] 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.

Associated with: old english, dark, meadow, pale (white).

Variations

Blakely has 4 variants: Blakelee, Blakeleigh, Blakeley and Blakelie.

Blakely has 1 more relation via Blake: Blakeman.

Creative forms:
(male) Bakely, Blakly, ..

(female) Blakela, Blakena, ..

Middle name pairings:
Blakely Greysen (B.G.), ..

How popular is Blakely?

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)

Blakely was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest position of #1589 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. The only other popular related form of Blakely rated in the Top 2000 is Blake (#96 last year). Adoption of these relations of Blakely was more pronounced among parents in the year 2012 (adoption of 0.3%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.2%, 30%). Blake has generally been popular among parents.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Blakely, Blake in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Baily, Bake, Baker, Baley, Baxly, Bayly, Beasly, Berkeley, Birkeley (see Berkeley), Birkey, Blackwell, Blade, Blakeney, Blakenie (see Blakeney), Blakeny, Blane, Blaney, Blase, Blaze, Bradey, Bradly, Braedy, Branly, Brauly, Brawly, Buckey, Coakly (see Coakley), Cokely, Oakly and Wakely. These names tend to be more frequently used than Blakely.

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in meaning and etymology.

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