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Meaning of Harley

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Meaning

The name Harley has the following meaning:

From the meadow of the hares.
This name can be given to both baby boys and girls. It is a unisex name.

Popularity

As a baby boy name, Harley is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 467 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Harley rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 24 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 572 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Harley in the USA, over the past 100 years.
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Pronunciation

The name Harley is pronounced as har-lee

Origins

Harley originates from the English language.

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Related names

The following names are baby names related to Harley and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Harley: Boys - Arvil, Clay, Colonel, Danforth, Darod, Darrow, Darwin, Dock, Edison, Elgin, Ewell, Garrison, Genaro, Geoffrey, Gerard, Houston, Howell, Judge, Keshaun, Keshawn, King, Girls - Adell, Alfreda, Dove, Jaylee, Liberty, Yetta, Both genders - Lee, Payton

Variants

Style

We think the name Harley should fall under the following style category: Everlasting.

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Impression

Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Harley to be: Intelligent, well-bred and quiet chap

In one word, you might describe Harley as a(n) "well-bred" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Harley (or its variants) are:

Harley Orrin Staggers, Sr., born on 3 August, a famous politician. Harley Orrin Staggers, Sr.'s background: A Democratic U.S. politician.He was U.S. Representative from West Virginia (2nd District) from 1949-1981, and served as Chairman of the House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce.

Harley J. Earl , born on 22 November, a famous engineer. Harley J. Earl 's background: An automotive stylist and engineer and industrial designer. He is most famous for his time at General Motors from 1927 until 1959, where he was the first Vice President of Design.

Harley Allen, born on 23 January, a famous singer. Harley Allen's background: A country singer and songwriter.
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