Gender: Male Meaning of Paisley: "church, cemetery" Origin of Paisley: Scottish

Paisley Origin and Meaning

The name Paisley is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "church, cemetery".

This name of an intricately patterned fabric feels too swirly for a boy. In 2014, it jumped to Number 53 for girls.

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beachbear Says:


It's less awful for a boy than for a girl.

Alicia1 Says:


This name seems all girl to me, I love it!

strawberrygirl21 Says:


I'm starting to really consider using this for a son someday.