What does Harleigh mean?
Harleigh /har-lei-gh/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Harleigh) is of Old English origin, and Harleigh means "hare meadow; the long field". Harleigh is an alternate spelling of Harley (Old English): May also possibly mean "rocky meadow". Compare last name Harloff.
How popular is Harleigh?
Harleigh is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Harleigh is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Harleigh (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000 are Arley and Harley (#641 a year ago). Forms like Harlea are uncommon. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.4755%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.1795%, down 62.3%), with the version Harley becoming less fashionable. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Harleigh and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Harleigh is pronounced similarly to Hurleigh. Other recommended similar baby names are Carleigh, Farleigh, Hadleigh, Hagleigh, Haleigh, Hanleigh, Hartleigh, Hawleigh, Hayleigh and Marleigh. Like Harleigh, these names are not frequently used.