Riley meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Riley No. of characters: 5 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: English Old English
How to pronounce Riley ri-ley What does my name mean? Meanings: Brave Courageous Valiant Dweller by the Rye Field Rye Meadow Rye Clearing Descendant of Roghallach Irish name meaning: the brave, warlike.

Riley was ranked 191 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 11.05% from its previous ranking of 172 in 2014. Riley was ranked 35 in 2015 US female names list and elevated by 25.53% from its previous ranking of 47 in 2014.

Full form of Riley : Responsible Intellectual Lonesome Excited Youthful

Riley is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Whales which is popular since 2002 and ranked 763 in 2014. Around 28005 people wear Riley as their first name. Riley is a rare first name for a girl in England & Whales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 763 in 2014. Only 28005 people have Riley as their first name. Riley is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Riley is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1985 and ranked 191 (0.052221% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 176932 people wear Riley as their first name. Riley is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1891 and ranked 191 (0.052221% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 176932 people have Riley as their first name. Riley is not a native United States and Riley may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.049494% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Riley
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1985422333
1986391403
1987372476
1988354528
1989323677
1990298813
1991292864
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Expression number of Riley is 6.

Riley have a great affection towards creativity, beauty and domestic activities of life. Riley are trustworthy, honest and behave responsibly. Riley have tendency to sacrifice their needs for others'.

Names that rhyme with Riley Famous people named Riley
Darby O'Riley in Pretty Cool as Actress
Mary M. Riley in Four Sundays in Spring as Actress
Riley Chase in Wannabe Dyke as Actress
Jane Riley in Snow Maiden as Actress
Addison O'Riley in Meet the Sexxxtons as Actress
Janet Riley in A Word to the Wives... as Actress
Riley Van Cleve in The Final Contract as Actress
Riley Rose Campbell in Haven't We Been Here Before? as Actress
Casidee Riley in So, You've Downloaded a Demon as Actress
Simone Riley in Fuck My Mom... and Me! as Actress
Names like Riley Riley Namesakes Related Names: RilanRilandRildaRileaRileahRileeRileiRileighRilenRilesRileyRileyannRileyanneRileynRiliRilieRilieghRillaRillettaRilletteComments :Riley is a proper name of person English men and women. The surname Riley, spread to Ireland and England : in the first case, it is variant of the surname Irish Reilly, which in turn derives from the name Raghailleach , of unknown meaning; in the second, it is based on a place name Old English having the meaning of "clearing of rye". Variants of the name are Male: Ryley and Female: Rylee, Ryleigh, Rylie. - Ladonna Mickle Popularity of Riley
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