"white meadow"

Whitley Origin and Meaning

The name Whitley is a girl's name of English origin meaning "white meadow".

Eighties spin on megapopular Whitney that currently ranks higher than the original. Whitley fell out of the Top 1000 for several decades but resurfaced in 2018.

# 733 in the US

Whitley Rank in US Top 1000

Whitley Popularity

Famous People Named Whitley

  • (Louis) Whitley StrieberAmerican male horror novelist
  • Whitley StokesIrish male lawyer and Celtic scholar

Whitley in Pop Culture

  • Whitley Gilbertcharacter on TV's "A Different World"
  • Whitley Johnsoncharacter in "A Midsummer's Nightmare" by Garry Kilworth