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Paisley Meaning


What does Paisley mean?

The name Paisley is of Scottish origin.

The meaning of Paisley is "church".

Paisley is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Pais-ley.

The Given Name Paisley

Transferred use of the Scottish surname, a place name, specifically the name of a town. The town name probably derived from the Latin word basilica meaning "church".

Paisley is a refined and bold name.

This great little unisex name has a natural grace.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Paisley Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 52 in baby name popularity for girls with 4,333 occurrences. It ranked 10,396 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 45 in baby name popularity for girls with 4,940 occurrences. It ranked 6,978 in baby name popularity for boys with 12 occurrences.

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    Paisley Numerology

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