English surname name

Bly Origin and Meaning

The name Bly is a boy's name of English origin meaning "friendly".

The surname of enterprising journalist Nellie Bly and poet Robert Bly makes a simple, modern, and upbeat sounding choice for either a boy or a girl.

Famous People Named Bly

  • Nellie Blyfamous American journalist

Bly in Pop Culture

  • (Native American) High (Dutch) Glad (spelled "blij")