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Gender: Male Meaning of Farley: "sheep meadow" Origin of Farley: English

The name Farley is a boy's name of English origin meaning "sheep meadow". Farley and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover 10 times".

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Actor Farley Granger set it in motion, now could be a gentler alternative to Harley.

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Famous People Named Farley

Farley McGill Mowat, Canadian nature writer
Farley Earle Granger, American actor
Farley William Moody, American college football player and lawyer
Farley Flex, British-Canadian music producer and judge on TV's "Canadian Idol"
Farley Keith (Williams), American house DJ
Christopher Crosby "Chris" Farley, late American actor and comedian

Pop Culture References for the name Farley

Farley Stillwell, character in Marvel Comics
Farley Drexel "Fudge" Hatcher, character in Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing book series
Farley, dog in "For Better or For Worse" comic strip
Farley's Rusks, traditional baby biscuit in the UK

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