Shirley meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Shirley No. of characters: 7 Gender: GirlOrigin: English Old English
How to pronounce Shirley shi-rley What does my name mean? Meanings: Bright Clearing Shining Meadow Bright Grassland Country Meadow Bright Meadow English name, meaning similar to a place and family names. Widely known through the novel (1849) by Charlotte Brontë. Namesake: Shirley MacLaine, American actress.

Shirley was ranked 6809 in 1993 US male names list and elevated by 19.24% from its previous ranking of 8431 in 1992. Shirley was ranked 1381 in 2016 list of US girls name and dropped by 5.74% from its previous ranking of 1306 in 2015.

Full form of Shirley : Smart Honest Inoffensive Reserved Logical Entertaining Youthful

Shirley is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 3252 in 2015. Only 207 people have Shirley as their first name. Shirley is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Shirley is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1910 and ranked 1381 (0.004275% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 694583 people wear Shirley as their first name. Shirley is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare boy name since 1880 and ranked 1381 (0.004275% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 694583 people have Shirley as their first name. Shirley is not a native United States and Shirley may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.192161% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of Shirley is 6.

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

Names that rhyme with Shirley Famous people named Shirley
Shirley Rhodes in Episode #1.2 as Miscellaneous Crew
Shirley English in Carry on Matron as Actress
Shirley Tegge in Don Juan and the Starlets as Actress
Shirley Marchant in Time After Time as Actress
Shirley Verrett in La vita è bella as Soundtrack
Shirley McQueen in The Messengers as Actress
Shirley Ross in Night Vision as Actress
Shirley Anthony in Nine to Five as Actress
Shirley Ellis in Spider-Man 3 as Soundtrack
Shirley Dalmas in Your Service as Actress
Names like Shirley Shirley Namesakes Related Names: ShiShiaShiahShialaShianShianaShianeShiannShiannaShianneShiaraShiasiaShibaniShidaShieShiedaShiekaShielaShielahShieldaComments :Shirley was formerly a purely male name, but today almost exclusively female first name and a last name. Shirley is originally the title of a novel by Charlotte Brontë from the year 1849. It is a father to his daughter this name, which he had originally intended for a son. Since that time the name is popular. Before the publication of this novel that name was male and rare. - Keely Boddy Popularity of Shirley
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