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Gender: Female Meaning of Blakesley: "dark wolf's wood or clearing" Origin of Blakesley: English place-name and surname

The name Blakesley is a girl's name of English origin meaning "dark wolf's wood or clearing". Blakesley and is often added to lists like Baby Names That End In -Ley and discussed in our forums with posts like "A Bravely 'B' CAF".

From the experts:

Blakesley is the name of a village in England, also sometimes found as a surname along with Blakely and Blakeley, turned into a first name for their daughter by reality stars Trista and Ryan Sutter. Blakesley joins other -ley ending names -- Hadley, Finley -- as one of the most popular forms of unisex names with a girlish spin.

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Famous People Named Blakesley

Blakesley Grace Sutter (b. 2009), daughter of reality TV stars Trista and Ryan Sutter

Pop Culture References for the name Blakesley

Blakeslee, character in Emily Giffin's novel The One and Only
Blakesley, Northamptonshire, England