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What does Eiley mean?

Eiley Pronunciation of Eiley as a name for girls has the meaning "sun ray". Eiley is an alternate form of Eileen. Eiley is also a derivative of Eilidh (Scottish, Gaelic, Greek): modern coinage from English Ellie.




VARIANTS Eily, Eilah, Eila, Ailie

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA EILEEN, EILIDH Aileen, Ailene, Eilean, Eileene, Eilena, Eilene, Eilin, Eilleen

(female) Euley, ..

(male) Eile, ..

Eiley Aylah (E.A.), ..

How popular is Eiley?

Eiley is an uncommon given name for females. Eiley is a unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Aileen (#669 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Ailene, Eila, Eileen (#671), Eileene, Eilene and Eilidh are the prominent variation forms of Eiley (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Other variants, like Eilin, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Eiley reached its most widespread in the 1920s (MEDIAN #1264) and is now significantly diminished (#1620, 82%), with the form Eileen becoming less fashionable. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aileen, Ailene, Eila, Eileen, Eileene, Eilene in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Eiley is pronounced similarly to Aila, Ailee, Aili, Ailli, Alea, Aley, Alley, Ally, Ela, Elah, Eli, Elia, Ella, Ellee, Elli, Ellia, Ellie, Elly, Eula, Eulah, Eulia, Wally, Willa, Willy and Yolley. Other recommended sound-alike names are Adley, Aimey, Arley, Bailey, Billey, Briley, Cailey, Caley, Coley, Earley, Eike, Eilat, Eilis, Eilwen, Eimer, Eire, Eiren, Eiry, Elen, Elle, Ellen, Ellsey, Elsy, Elvy, Emilea, Emilee, Emiley, Emilley (see Emily), Emilly, Emily, Emmey, Ettey, Evey, Hailey, Haley, Joley, Juley, Kailey, Kaley, Kiley, Kyley, Lilley, Railey, Raley, Riley, Ripley, Ryley, Sisley and Tilley. These names tend to be more frequently used than Eiley.

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