What does Findley mean?
Findley /find-ley/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Findley's roots are Scottish and Gaelic, and the name Findley means "fair, white warrior". Findley is a version of Finlay (Scottish, Gaelic). Compare last name Fendley.
How popular is Findley?
Findley is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#3603 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Findley and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Findley (not ranked) are Finn (#234 in 2014), Finley (#374), Lee (#701), Finnley (#852), Leigh and Finlay. Variants like Findlay are seldom used. These boy names are at the apex of their popularity today (usage of 0.3065%), except for the version Lee which has become less stylish. Finley (#374) and Finn (#234) are two of the more fashionable boy names among these, and there is also a rebound in baby name popularity for Finley. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Lindley. Like Findley, this name is not commonly used.