What does Huxley mean?
Huxley [hux-ley]▲ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Huxley is "Hucc's meadow". Place name from the name Hucc and lêah. Used as a given name in honor of the English biologist Thomas Huxley (19th century). Author Aldous Huxley.
ASSOCIATED WITH old english, meadow, 19th century
VARIANTS Huxlea, Huxlee, Huxleigh, Huxly CREATIVE FORMS
(male) Hubley, Husley, ..
(female) Huxkee, Huxzel, .. MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Huxley Arthur (H.A.), ..
How popular is Huxley?
Huxley is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#38587 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)
Huxley entered the list in 2012 and reached its peak position of #962 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 BIRTH Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Audley, Baxley, Burley, Culley, Curley, Dudley▼, Dunley, Hadley, Haglea (see Hagley), Haglee, Hagley, Hagly, Hailey, Haley, Halley, Hanley, Harley▼, Hawley, Hayley, Hedley, Henley, Hockley, Huey▼, Huntley, Hurlee, Hurley, Hurly, Juley, Rutley, Sulley and Tulley. These names tend to be more commonly used than Huxley.See names in meaning and etymology.