Meaning of Oakley
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Oakley has the following meaning:
From the oak meadow.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.
As a baby boy name, Oakley is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Oakley in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Oakley is pronounced as ohwk-lee
The following names are baby names related to Oakley and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Oakley: Boys - Claud
, Girls - Afton
, Both genders - Emory
We think the name Oakley should fall under the following style category: Classics
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Oakley to be: A handsome and outdoorsy man
In one word, you might describe Oakley as a(n) "handsome
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The names of some famous persons by the name Oakley
(or its variants) are:Annie Oakley
, born on 13 August, a famous performance artist. Annie Oakley's background: An American sharpshooter and exhibition shooter who starred a role in Buffalo Bill's Wild West show, which propelled her to become the first American female superstar.Anthony Oakley
, born on 16 August, a famous athlete. Anthony Oakley's background: An American football guard who was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He's now a free agent.Charles Oakley
, born on 18 December, a famous athlete. Charles Oakley's background: An American retired professional basketball player who played power forward in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards and Houston Rockets.