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Name Bentley

Origin:From Old English words for bent and wood, clearing, meadowTools:

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Languages of use:English
US 2019 rank:#130     ... 128:Tyler, 129:Diego, 130:Bentley, 131:Amir, 132:Beau ...     Full US 2019 list
Similarly written:Bentley, Bentlee, Bently, Brentley, Bente, Benthe, Berkley, Bexley, Brantley, Ensley     Details
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About Bentley/Bentley, the group of names with the same origin as Bentley

Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin, male:from a family name itself deriving from a place name with the meaning meadow with bent grass
Words:beonet = bent  Old English
 leah = the wood (in the sense of forest), the clearing (open place within a wood), the meadow  Old English
Topics:Family name, Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:56:Bentley Canada/BC 2012,  576:Bently USA 2011,  580:Bentlee USA 2012,  904:Bentley USA 2011
Name variants:Bentley, Bentlee, Bentley, Bently   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Bentley

Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2013 66,  2012 562011 100
USA yearlyGraph2019 130,  2018 121,  2017 102,  2016 100,  2015 93,  2014 89,  2013 81,  2012 75,  2011 752010 101,  2009 515,  2008 939,  2007 995