Occupational name"law enforcer, bailiff"
Bailey Origin and Meaning
The name Bailey is both a boy's name and a girl's name meaning "law enforcer, bailiff".
Bailey -- a jaunty surname -- was first used for a female TV character in 1978 in the show WKRP in Cincinnaati, then caught on big time. Bailey's still an appealing choice, though, and a celebrity fave. Parents of daughters named Bailey include Scot Baio and Stella McCartney.
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Famous People Named Bailey
- Bailey Marie De YoungAmerican actress
- Bailey JayAmerican adult film actress and model
- Bailey RyonAmerican actress
- Bailey BramCanadian ice hockey player
- Bailey SheaAmerican child beauty queen of TV's "Toddlers & Tiaras"
- Bailey Jean Cypher (b. 1997)daughter of singer Melissa Etheridge and Julie Cypher
- Bailey Wallacedaughter of basketball player Ben Wallace
- Bailey Linda Olwyn Willis (2006)daughter of designer Stella McCartney and Alasdhair Willis
- Bailey Elizabeth Masche (b. 2007)sextuplet on TV's "Raising Sextuplets"
- Bailey McKnightdaughter of American vlogger Mindy from CuteGirlsHairstyles YouTube Channel
- Bailey De Luca Baio (b. 2007)daughter of actor Scott Baio
- Hazel Bailey Lessard (b. 2004)daughter of musician Stefan Lessard
Bailey in Pop Culture
- Bailey Quarterscharacter on TV's "WKRP in Cincinnati"
- Bailey Pickettcharacter on TV's "Suite Life on Deck"
- Bailey Graffmancharacter in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series
- Bailey Talletcharacter in movie "Real Steel"
- Miranda Baileycharacter on TV's "Grey's Anatomy"
- Alison Baileylead character on TV's "The Affair"
- Bailey's Irish Cream liqueur