"meadow with coarse grass"

Bentley Origin and Meaning

The name Bentley is a boy's name of English origin meaning "meadow with coarse grass".

Bentley, a somewhat stuffy British surname, previously associated primarily with an incredibly expensive English car, has had a recent surge in popularity, thanks largely to the reality TV shows 16 and Pregnant and Teen Mom, with Bentley being the name of the son of breakout star Maci (another new favorite) Bookout.

# 189 in the US

Bentley Rank in US Top 1000

# 1642 on Nameberry

Bentley Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Bentley Popularity

Famous People Named Bentley

  • Chukwuma "Bentley" AkabuezeNigerian footballer
  • Bentley Cadence Edwardsson of American reality TV personality Maci Bookout of 'Teen Mom'
  • (Artimus) Lamont BentleyAmerican actor
  • Bentley MitchumAmerican actor
  • Bentley Hammington (b. 2017)son of Australian comedian Samuel Hammington
  • Dierks Bentleycountry music artist

Bentley in Pop Culture

  • Bentley DrummlePip's enemy in 'Great Expectations' (1860), whom Estella marries for wealth and position
  • Bentley Greggmain character on TV's 'Bachelor Father'
  • Bentley Buzzardcharacter in "DuckTales"
  • Bentleyyeti in game "Spyro the Dragon"
  • Bentleycharacter in the Sly Cooper video game series
  • Bentley Motors
  • Bentley's Tea