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Gender: M Meaning of Halley: "woodland clearing" Origin of Halley: Scottish and English

While this has a distinguished male namesake -- astronomer Edmund Halley and his comet -- it still strays far too close to the feminine Hailey family for consideration for a boy.

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Famous People Named Halley

Sir Halley Stewart, British Liberal politician, journalist and philanthropist
Edmond Halley, English astronomer

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