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Name Haley

Meaning:hay clearing, hay meadowTools:

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About the name Haley in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:English
US 2013 rank:#229     ... 227:Jenna, 228:Esther, 229:Haley, 230:Leilani, 231:Maggie ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Hadley, Hailey, Harley, Harley, Hayley, Kaley, Adley, Alea, Alec, Alek     Details
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About Hayley, the group of names with the same origin as Haley

Meaning/translation:hay clearing, hay meadow
Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin:from a family name which derives from a place name, probably Hailey in Oxfordshire in England, with the meaning hay clearing or hay meadow
 used as a given name only since around 1960
Words:heg = the hay (dry grass)  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:19:Hayley England+Wales 1984,  19:Hailey USA 2010,  28:Haley USA 2000,  158:Halle Scotland 2011,  212:Haylee USA 2009,  22:Hailee Malta 2012,  22:Hayleigh Malta 2012,  297:Hallie USA 2000,  372:Haleigh USA 2000,  425:Haylie USA 2007
Name variants:Hailee, Hailey, Hailie, Haleigh, Haley, Hali, Halie, Halle, Hallie, Haylee, Hayleigh, Hayley, Haylie   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 421990-1999 49,  1980-1989 212
USA yearlyGraph2013 229,  2012 185,  2011 159,  2010 154,  2009 123,  2008 103,  2007 76,  2006 75,  2005 54,  2004 45,  2003 34,  2002 35,  2001 34,  2000 281999 31,  1998 35,  1997 31,  1996 30,  1995 32,  1994 36