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Thorley

What does Thorley mean?

Thorley Pronunciation of Thorley [thor-ley] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Thorley is "Thor's meadow; thorn meadow". Place name.

Associated with: old english, meadow, thorn (tree).

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Therley, Thorle, ..

(female) Thorla, Thorly, ..

Middle name pairings:
Thorley Graysen (T.G.), ..

How popular is Thorley?

Thorley is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#40622 out of 150436, Top 27%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Thorley has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Thorley name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Thorley outside U.S.

Similar Names

Thorley is pronounced similarly to Thurloe and Thurlow. Other suggested similar names are Amorey, Birley, Bosley, Burley, Charley, Choncey, Coley, Corey, Corley, Crosley, Curley, Dooley, Earley, Eberley, Everley, Farley, Farrley (see Farley), Horsley, Hurley, Jorey, Korey, Korrey (see Kory), Marley, Moorley, Morey, Morley, Morrey, Morrley (see Morley), Ohnrey, Roley, Rowley, Shanley, Shelley, Sorley, Terrey, Thandey, Thobey, Thoby, Thole, Thor, Thorald, Thorbern, Thorbert, Thoreau, Thorian, Thorkel (see Torquil), Thorn, Thorne, Thornlea, Thornley, Thornly, Thorold, Thorp, Thorpe, Thorsten, Thurl, Thurle, Tiarney, Tommey, Toney, Tore, Toren, Torey, Torger, Torkel, Torre, Torrey, Torry, Tory, Trey, Tulley, Whitley and Yarley. These names tend to be more frequently used than Thorley.

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