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Gender: Female Meaning of Hailey: "Hay's meadow" Origin of Hailey: English and Scottish clan name Hailey's Popularity in 2017: #72

The name Hailey is a girl's name of English origin meaning "Hay's meadow". Hailey is ranked #72 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Baby Names That End In -Ley and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby Name SCRABBLE".

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There are no less than ten different variations of Hailey on the current Most Popular list, but this is the spelling that brought it into the Top 10 of 2010, although it has recently dipped a bit in popularity. So, although Hailey has a shiny, unpretentious charm, its mass popularity makes it very much of the moment. Look for the Hailee spelling to rise via Hailee Steinfeld, the young actress Oscar-nominated for her performance in True Grit.

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Famous People Named Hailey

Hailey Rhode Baldwin, American Model
Hailey Reese, Canadian Singer/Songwriter, Model and Actress
Hailey Clauson, American model
Hailey Hatred (born Angel Katherine Reece), American pro wrestler
Hailey Anne Nelson, American actress
Hailey Gates, American model and TV presenter
Hailey Duke, American Olympic skier
Hailey Brooke Medina, American teen actress
Hailey Joy Kent, American child model & actress (twin sister of Ryan)

Pop Culture References for the name Hailey

Hailey Nichol, character on TV's "The O.C."
Hailey Doyle, character in 2011 film "New Year's Eve"