What does Burleigh mean?
Burleigh [burleigh] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Burleigh is "meadow with knotty-trunk trees". Place name.
(female) Middle name pairings:
Burleigh Cael (B.C.), ..
How popular is Burleigh?
Burleigh is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#10046 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Burleigh entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its highest rank of #1568 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. The only other prominent variation form of Burleigh is Burley. These forms of Burleigh were popular with parents 135 years ago (median #1342).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Ackleigh, Ansleigh, Arleigh, Ashleigh, Atleigh, Attleigh, Baileigh, Beverleigh, Bligh, Bosleigh (see Bosley), Bradleigh, Brauleigh, Brawleigh (see Brawley), Brinleigh, Bromleigh, Burgh, Burle, Burlin, Carleigh, Dunleigh (see Dunley), Dunnleigh (see Dunley), Fairleigh, Farleigh, Farnleigh (see Farnley), Farrleigh (see Farley), Fernleigh, Hadleigh, Hagleigh (see Hagley), Haleigh, Hanleigh, Harleigh, Hartleigh, Hawleigh, Hayleigh, Henleigh, Horsleigh (see Horsley), Huntleigh, Hurleigh, Huxleigh, Kenleigh, Linleigh, Manleigh, Marleigh, Morleigh, Oakleigh, Penleigh, Radleigh, Raleigh▼, Rawleigh, Redleigh, Ridleigh, Ripleigh, Risleigh (see Risley), Rowleigh, Ryleigh, Sulleigh, Wadleigh, Wardleigh (see Wardley) and Yardleigh. These names tend to be more commonly used than Burleigh.See names in meaning and etymology.