Haley: baby girl name meaning and popularity


Also sometimes spelled Hailey and Hayley, this name can mean “wood clearing, meadow” or “residing in remote valley, nook, or recess.” And since you’ll desperately wish you can escape to a meadow (or a remote valley) when your little Haley is melting down at the grocery store, this name makes sense.



Famous people named Haley:

Singer Haley Gibby; singer-songwriter Haley Bonar; Olympic swimmer Haley Cope; actress Haley Ramm; fictional Haley Dunphy on Modern Family.

Fun fact:

The given name Hayley (which has many variant spellings) was derived from it.

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