Name: Haley

Origin and Meaning of the Name Haley

  • Meaning:
    Hay clearing or hay woods
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (HAY lee)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Haley)
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Miscellaneous Info for Haley

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Haley is a surname that has gained popularity as a first name for both sexes.

    It was the 75th most popular female name in the US in terms of spelling. If you go by sound and combine all the HAY lee pronunciations together (eg Hailey, Hayley, Haley, Hayleigh etc.) then Haley (or HAY lee) was the 6th most popular name in America in 2006.

Similar Names to Haley for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Haley (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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Haley - Rankings by Year

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(Source: U.S. SSA)
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