Gender: Male Meaning of Berkeley: "where birches grow" Origin of Berkeley: English

Berkeley Origin and Meaning

The name Berkeley is a boy's name of English origin meaning "where birches grow".

The Brits say BARK-lee, but we pronounce it the same as the name of the California college: either way it's quite pretentious and of another era.

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caetano Says:


Its still a male name.

AlexxisLynn Says:


I know a female Berkeley.