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Hayley Name Meaning and Origin

Hayley Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Hay field, hero

Name Origin


The name Hayley means 'hay field' in Old English, and 'hero' in Modern English. It is a unisex name that gained popularity in the late 20th century.

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Hayley Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Hayley is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of syllables, making it pleasant to the ears.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Hayley has a good rhythm with two syllables that complement each other well.

Famous People Named Hayley

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Hayley Williams

Hayley Williams is the lead vocalist of the band Paramore. She is known for her powerful voice and energetic performances.

● Hayley Atwell

Hayley Atwell is a British-American actress, best known for her role as Peggy Carter in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

● Hayley Kiyoko

Hayley Kiyoko is a singer and actress who gained fame for her roles in Disney Channel movies and her music career as an LGBTQ advocate.

● Hayley Mills

Hayley Mills is a British actress who starred in classic films such as 'Pollyanna' and 'The Parent Trap.'

Hayley Name Popularity Insights

U.S. Population

The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Hayley

The name Hayley does not have any strong negative connotations associated with it. It is considered a modern and trendy name with positive cultural references.

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