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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Henley

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: High field
  • #5881 All Time
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How popular is the name "Henley" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 5 0 5
1915 10 0 10
1917 6 0 6
1918 7 0 7
1919 7 0 7
1922 8 0 8
1923 5 0 5
1924 9 0 9
1926 6 0 6
1929 9 0 9
1930 6 0 6
1932 8 0 8
1933 9 0 9
1934 6 0 6
1935 5 0 5
1939 5 0 5
1940 9 0 9
1941 6 0 6
1944 5 0 5
1946 8 0 8
1947 5 0 5
1948 10 0 10
1949 6 0 6
1951 5 0 5
1954 5 0 5
1961 5 0 5
1963 5 0 5
1970 5 0 5
1974 5 0 5
1981 5 0 5
1986 5 0 5
1987 5 0 5
1991 12 5 7
1992 5 0 5
1993 7 0 7
1994 13 7 6
1995 7 7 0
1996 7 7 0
1997 19 10 9
1998 19 12 7
1999 17 11 6
2000 11 11 0
2001 18 13 5
2002 20 15 5
2003 23 15 8
2004 41 21 20
2005 38 25 13
2006 49 37 12
2007 36 28 8
2008 53 39 14
2009 82 61 21
2010 153 108 45
2011 177 135 42
2012 232 179 53
2013 395 317 78
2014 668 587 81

Want to know about the populiarty of Henley? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,307 babies born with the name Henley in the United States. That's more than enough Henleies to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Henley" was in 2014 with a total of 587 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Henley" is not a popular baby girl's name in Missouri. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 232 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Henley popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Henley in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Henley" mean? The list below shows the origins of Henley as well as things modernly associated with the name Henley such as celebrities named Henley.

English

Origin and Meaning of Henley

The name "Henley" is of English origin, and it means "High field". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

N is for nice, need I say more?

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yelneh". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Elnyhe". 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.

Past life for Henley born Jan 12, 2003

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Africa approximately on 925. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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