in the U.S.
Gender: Girl. Ranked #55 most popular
What does the name "Ashley" mean?
Ashley (English): From the ash tree field
The name "Ashley" is of English origin and it means "From the ash tree field". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.
S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.
H is for hug, give one today!
L is for loyalty, that you show.
E is for electric, a sparkling trait!
Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.
Your name in reverse order is "Yelhsa". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hlasye". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
How popular is the name "Ashley" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Ashley? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 850,258 babies born with the name Ashley in the United States. That's more than enough Ashleies to occupy the country of Cyprus with an estimated population of 838,897 (as of October 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ashley" was in 1987 with a total of 54,840 babies. (That's a lot of baby Ashleies)
According to the 1957 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ashley" is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1957. Across the entire United States a total of only 92 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Ashley popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ashley in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Ashley
Past life for Ashley born Jan 30, 1960
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Japan approximately on 1075. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.
You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.