"cleared wood"

Ridley Origin and Meaning

The name Ridley is a boy's name of English origin meaning "cleared wood".

Director Ridley Scott made this one known, but few parents would get beyond the negative first syllable.

Ridley Popularity

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Famous People Named Ridley

  • Ridley PearsonAmerican writer
  • Ridley ScottEnglish film director
  • Ridley JacobsWest Indian cricketer
  • Lord Ridley of Northumberland
  • Ridley Jack Seguso (b. 1991)son of tennis players Robert Seguso and Carling Bassett Seguso
  • Ridley BentCanadian musician

Ridley in Pop Culture

  • Ridleyvillain in the "Metroid" video game series
  • Ridley Wizencanine/humanoid character in the RP video game "Suikoden II"
  • Ridley Freebornmain character in the film "Dungeons and Dragons"
  • Pleasant first syllable like "riddle"