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What does Erlie mean?

Erlie Pronunciation of Erlie as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the name Erlie means "eagle wood". Erlie is a variant form of Early (Old English).


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, eagle, wood (tree)


VARIANTS Erly, Earlie, Earley

(male) Erell, ..

(female) Erel, ..

Erlie Jamie (E.J.), ..

How popular is Erlie?

Erlie is an unusual first name for men. Erlie is an equally unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Popular alternative forms of Erlie (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Earley, Earlie and Early. These forms of Erlie were popular as birth names in the 1900s (AVERAGE #934), but now, the version Early has fallen out of fashion. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Earley, Earlie, Early in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Erlie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Erlie is pronounced similarly to Arlea, Arley, Arlie, Arlo, Arlow, Arlowe and Arly. Other recommended sound-alike names are Allie, Ardie, Arie, Arnie, Artie, Arvie, Birlie, Brilie (see Briley), Burlie, Earle, Ebbie, Eddie, Edlin, Eelia, Eilif, Eli, Elia, Elice, Elie, Elis, Eliu, Elli, Ellice, Ellis, Emlin, Eri, Eric, Erie, Erik, Erin, Eriq, Erix, Erki, Erl, Erle, Erling, Ermin, Ernie, Ernin, Erric, Erve, Ervin, Ervine, Erwin, Eryle, Everlie, Farlie, Harlie, Ilie, Ollie and Wylie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Erlie.

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