What does Carley mean?
Carley has 1 variant: Carleigh.
For more information, see also the related boy name Carlyle.
Carley is a rare first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#7692 out of 88799, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Carley and corresponding names. Carlyle is the only popular alternative form of Carley (#unlisted). Adoption of this boy name reached its most widespread during the years 1920-1929 and has become much lower since, with the version Carlyle becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Carley is pronounced similarly to Carlo▼, Carlow, Carly, Corley and Curley. Other recommended similar baby names are Cailey, Caley, Carel, Carey▼, Carl▼, Carney, Carrey, Charley▼, Charly, Earley, Farley, Harley▼, Marley, Warley and Yarley. These names tend to be more frequently used than Carley.