Paisley: baby girl name meaning and popularity


Derived from the Celtic word passeleg, which means “basilica” or “church,” Paisley is linked to Scottish roots as well. This name has only gained momentum in recent years, but quickly rose the top of the charts, peaking in popularity in 2015. So FYI, it’s totally cool to name your kid after the pattern on your grandma’s quilt because, frankly, it’s an adorable name.