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Gender: Male Meaning of Oakley: "oak wood or clearing" Origin of Oakley: English Oakley's Popularity in 2017: #479

The name Oakley is a boy's name of English origin meaning "oak wood or clearing". Oakley is ranked #479 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Cowboy Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

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As sturdy as Oak, with deeper roots. For males, it's been on the rise in recent years.

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Famous People Named Oakley

Oakley Maxwell Hall, American novelist
Oakley "Tad" Hall III, American playwright
Berry Oakley, bassist for and a founder of The Allman Brothers
Tyler Oakley, American LGBT rights activist and YouTuber

Pop Culture References for the name Oakley

Oakley, a character in the movie "Unrelated"
Oakley, a sports clothing and accessories brand
Oakley, character from movie "Cold Mountain"

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