Meaning and name origin
Ryley \r(y)-ley\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Ryley), is pronounced RYE-lee. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Ryley is "rye clearing". Variant of Riley. Also used for girls, though usually in variant forms like Rylee and Rylie.
Ryley has 1 variant form: Ryleigh.
Ryley is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#42271 out of 88799, Top 48%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Ryley for boys. Ryley reached its highest rank of #906 in the U.S. in 2000. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Ryley and its variant form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Riley (#173), Rylee (#877) and Ryley. (2014 statistics).