The name Hayley is a girl's name of English origin meaning "hay field". Hayley is ranked #612 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Baby Names Ending in Ley and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".
From the experts:
It all started in 1946, when Hayley Mills was given her mother's maiden name. Now that spelling is in third place, after Hailey and Haley, with all three adding up to one of the most popular names in the country. Hayley is the most used spelling in Australia.