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pinWhat does Burley mean?

Burley /bur-ley/ as a name for boys. Burley's root is Old English, and the name Burley means "meadow with knotty-trunk trees". Burley is a variant form, with the suffix -y, of Burleigh (Old English): place name.


Burley has 3 variants: Burlie, Byrleigh and Byrley.

Kreatif forms: Boburley, Budley, Burleybo. [more]

pinHow popular is Burley?

Burley is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#3725 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the birth name popularity of Burley for boys. Burley was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its peak rank of #684 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Burley name in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Burley is alike in pronunciation to Birley and Birly. Other suggested similar baby names are Berle, Briley, Bryley, Burl, Burle, Burney, Curley and Hurley. These names tend to be more frequently used than Burley.