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Farley Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Farley is of English origin.

The meaning of Farley is "from the sheep meadow, bull pasture".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Farley Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Farley has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Farley to other names.


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Related Names

The names Farleigh, Farlow, Farly are all forms of Farley.

Other Tidbits

Farley falls into the name categories animal, flower.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Farley Granger.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Farley in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Farley.

Just for fun, see the name Farley in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Farley in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.