What does Stanley mean?
How popular is Stanley?
Stanley is a very popular first name for men (#106 out of 1220, Top 9%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#292 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Stanley for boys. Stanley reached its apex position of #36 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, and is at #685 presently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a charted analysis of the statistics of the boy name Stanley and related names. The only other popular alternative form of Stanley (#685 a year ago) appearing in the Top 1000 is Stan. Adoption of these forms of Stanley was common among parents during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.724%) and is now much diminished (usage 0.158%, 78.2% less), with the versions Stanley and Stan becoming less stylish.
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Suggested similar baby names are Atley, Baxley, Beasley, Blaney, Branley, Brinley, Cailey, Carley, Chancey, Charley▼, Claney, Cranley, Daley, Darnley, Dawley, Dunnley, Earley, Farnley, Finley▲, Finnley, Gianney, Hagley, Haley, Handley, Hanley, Hayley, Headley, Kaley, Kayley, Kenley, Langley, Manley▼, Marley, Penley, Radley, Randey, Ransley, Rawley, Sable, Salem, Sammey, Sandey, Sante, Santee, Scanlan, Scanlen, Sealey, Seeley, Shandey, Shanley, Shannley, Shelley, Sorley, Stacey▼, Stacy▼, Stanaway, Stanbery, Stanbury, Stanek, Stannes, Stannway, Stanten, Stanway, Stensen, Stepney, Stiles, Stone▼, Stoner, Stones, Stoney, Sulley, Sunney, Sydney▼, Tanney and Yancey. These names tend to be less frequently used than Stanley.