Name Harley - meaning, origin, popularity 

Harley name meaning

✍  Updated on:January 18th, 2023
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old English
Usage: English, Assamese, English, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Finnish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Bengali, Gujarati, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya and Tamil
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Harley har-lee
Meaning: From the Long Field, Heap of Rocks, Deer Hunter or Archer, Name of a Place, Hare Clearing Hare Meadow and Hara Which Means Hare
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What does Harley mean?

Famed and Perennial unisex name Harley is used in Finnish, English, Norwegian, Telugu, Danish, Assamese, Malayalam, Gujarati, Tamil, Oriya, Swedish, Hindi, Bengali, Kannada and Marathi, Harley means "From the Hare's Meadow, Heap of Rocks, Deer Hunter or Archer, Name of a Place, Hare Clearing Hare Meadow or Hara Which Means Hare" is rooted from Old English. Long standing and Widespread Harley is used chiefly in Finnish, English, Norwegian, Telugu, Danish, Assamese, Malayalam, Gujarati, Tamil, Oriya, Swedish, Hindi, Bengali, Kannada and Marathi is originated from Old English, Harley means "From the Hare's Meadow, Heap of Rocks, Deer Hunter or Archer, Name of a Place, Hare Clearing Hare Meadow or Hara Which Means Hare" is given to both genders. Combination of HÆR and immutable and outstanding LEAH resulted in Harley, which itself is English form of Lea. LEAH is English form of Lea, which itself is French cognate of Leah that is usedforeign. Also LEAH is French cognate of Leah that is usedforeign.

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How do I pronounce Harley?

har-lee is the most common way to pronounce two syllabled Harley. The name can also be pronounced as ha(r)-ley.

Variants of Harley

Arleigh, Arley, Arlie, Harleyann, Arlea, Harleyanne

Names that rhyme with Harley

How popular is the name Harley?

Harley was among the popular names in United States. Since emerging in 1880 around 63163 babies have been given the first name. When at its peak in 1887, it ranked 163rd when 1515 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. However after 198 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts. Moreover, the name has been to the top 500 baby names an astounding 116 times Also, Harley was among the popular names in England and Wales. Since emerging in 1996 around 21245 babies have been given the given name. At its zenith in 2014, it ranked 45th when 1543 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. However after 46 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts but still dominating the charts. Additionally, the name has been in the top 50 baby names 3 times

Harley used to be a common name in New South Wales, first appeared in 1991 and over 759 babies have been given the name in 7 years. At the peak of its usage in 1992,. However after 7 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts. Harley is a familiar baby name in Queensland, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 100 names. In 1993, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 60 on boy names chart when 86 babies were given the name Harley. Over 686 babies in Queensland have been named Harley.

Harley is a unique baby name in Ireland, it has been in use since 1990 and was able to reach the top 200 names. Recently in 2017, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 172 on girl names chart when 33 babies were named Harley. Over 337 babies in Ireland have been named Harley. The given name is an uncommon baby name in France, even after 24 years of use, it could not make it big. There are over 127 babies that have been given the name Harley in France. In Belgium, it is relatively new, first appeared in 1995.

Harley is a common name in Brazil, Philippines, Canada and Australia while somewhat familiar name in Colombia, England, New Zealand, Indonesia, Ghana, DR Congo, Peru, Mexico, Costa Rica, South Africa, Venezuela and Nicaragua. At least, 80000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.

YearBoysGirls
RankBirthsRankBirths
20187812912251393
20176503952021515
20166753742241422
20156613872811127
2014644407350944
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Harley in Nordic countries

CountriesMenWomen
First NameSecondary NameFirst NameSecondary Name
Netherlands1291001823
Finland4412250

Here's what numbers has to say about Harley

You have a sharp focus and nothing slips your eye. You like to isolate yourself in order to work on your success. You are enthusiastic, always do something productive, however, you lack creativity. In order to refuel your soul with creativity, travel, or do something unusual for you. Deep inside you want someone to take over your dominance and take over the control. Handling the problems and life situations of others keeps you distracted from your own.

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Middle names for Harley

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Famous people named Harley

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