The name Hurley is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "sea tide". Hurley and is often added to lists like Designer Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Spelling Bee Name Game".
From the experts:
Hurley is a middle name possibility, though kids might make malicious fun of the first syllable. Hurley may join the gang of trendy new girls' surname-names ending with the lee sound, such as Mosley and Yardley.