Meaning of Hailey
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Hailey has the following meaning:
Functioned as a place name meaning "Hay meadow". It was however popularised and successfully brought to first name status by the famous actress Hayley Mills.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Hailey is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 27 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In both Years 2008 and 2009, the name Hailey remained at the same ranking of 25.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Hailey in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Hailey is a variant of Hayley
. Other popular variants of the name Hayley are: Haeley
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Hailey to be: A spunky tomboy who is a bit of a rascal
In one word, you might describe Hailey as a(n) "spunky
See other "spunky" names for girls