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Gender: M Meaning of Foley: "plunderer" Origin of Foley: Irish

There are many more appealing Irish surnames than Foley, and certainly more positive meanings. If Foley is a genuine family name, this would be all right in the middle.

Famous People Named Foley

Foley (born Joseph McCreary, Jr.), American jazz bassist
David Scott "Dave" Foley, Canadian actor
Scott Kellerman Foley, American Actor

Pop Culture References for the name Foley

Tucker Foley, character in animated series "Danny Phantom"
Foley catheter, a medical device

Foley's International Variations

Foghlaidh (Gaelic)