Names That Mean Coarse

  1. Bentley
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "meadow with coarse grass"
    • Description:

      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.
  2. Bentley
    • Origin:

      English Surname
    • Meaning:

      "meadow with coarse grass"
    • Description:

      We can't account for the popularity of this name, for either a boy or a girl, given the first syllable, the tacky connotations with a luxury car, and the range of other options which are more harmonious to the ear. Nonetheless, nearly 200 girls were names Bentley in the US in 2015.
  3. Bentleigh
    • Origin:

      Variation of Bentley, English
    • Meaning:

      "meadow with coarse grass"
    • Description:

      The most feminine way to spell Bentley.
  4. Bentlee
    • Origin:

      Variation of Bentley, English
    • Meaning:

      "meadow with coarse grass"
    • Description:

      The -lee ending feminizes Bentley, although the really girly version is Bentleigh.