Hayley Name Meaning & Origin

Hayley

Pronunciation: HAY-lee (key)

Origin of the name Hayley:

Transferred use of a Northern English surname derived from Hale or Hales (residing in a nook, recess, or remote valley). It has also been suggested that Hayley derives from the place-name Hailey, which is composed of the Old English elements hēg (hay) and lēah (wood, clearing, meadow).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Hailey, Haleigh, Haley, Haylee, Hayleigh, Haylie

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Nicknames for Hayley

Hailes, H, Hay, HayHay, Hay's, Hay Bay, Haze, Hazel, Hail, Hayley Bayley, Hayhay Baybay, Hayleyboo, Straw

Meanings and history of the name Hayley

Pretty sure it's anglo saxon and means hay-meadow.

Famous real-life people named Hayley

Hayley Williams, lead singer of the band Paramore
Hayley Westenra, classical singer
Hayley Mills, English actress
Hayley Atwell, English actress
Hayley LeBlanc, YouTube (Bratayley) and Dancer
Hayley Kiyoko. American singer and actress.

Hayley in song, story & screen

Hayley Smith, character on "American Dad!"
Hayley Vaughan, character on "All My Children"
Hayley marshall,character on "The Vampire Diaries" and "The Originals"

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