"meadow of roe deer"

Raleigh Origin and Meaning

The name Raleigh is a boy's name of English origin meaning "meadow of roe deer".

Attractive North Carolina place-name and surname of explorer Sir Walter Raleigh. Distinctive, classy-but-approachable choice for either sex.

# 990 in the US

Raleigh Rank in US Top 1000

# 1934 on Nameberry

Raleigh Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Raleigh Popularity

Famous People Named Raleigh

  • Raleigh Ritchiemale British Singer

Raleigh in Pop Culture

  • Raleigh is the capital city of the state of North Carolina
  • Raleigh Silversminor character in the anime One Piece
  • Raleigh St. ClairBill Murray's character in "The Royal Tenenbaums"
  • Raleigh BecketCharlie Hunnam's character in "Pacific Rim"