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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Daley

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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Daley

Daley Blind is a soccer player for the Manchester United F.C., Amsterdamsche FC, Ajax Youth Academy, AFC Ajax, FC Groningen, and Netherlands national under-17 football team. Daley was born on March 9th, 1990 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.


Daley Thompson is an athlete. Daley was born on July 30th, 1958 in Notting Hill, London, United Kingdom.


Daley is an alternative r&b, soul music, and pop music musician. He has been prominent since 2010. Daley was given the name Gareth Daley on September 29th, 1989.


Daley Sinkgraven is a soccer player for the AFC Ajax, SC Heerenveen, Netherlands national under-17 football team, and Netherlands national under-19 football team. Daley was born on July 4th, 1995 in Assen, Netherlands.


Hot Since 82 is a house music, deep house, and tech house musician. He plays Synthesizers, Phonograph, and Digital audio workstation. He has had major accomplishments since 2011. Hot was given the name Daley Padley in 1982.


Daley Mena is a soccer player for the Boyacá Chicó F.C., Danubio F.C., Club Atlético Colón, Querétaro F.C., Dorados de Sinaloa, Deportivo Cali, and Rocha F.C. Daley was born on February 7th, 1985 in Quibdó.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Daley

John Francis Daley is an actor, screenwriter, film director, and musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1998. John was born on July 20th, 1985 in Wheeling, Illinois, United States.


Tom was born on May 21st, 1994 in Plymouth.


Akala is a british hip hop, grime music, and alternative rock rapper, mc, poet, songwriter, academic., rapping, and master of ceremonies. He has been prominent since 2004. Akala was given the name Kingslee James Daley on December 1st, 1983. Akala is also known as The Rap Rock Electro Kid.


Paul was born on February 21st, 1983 in London, England.


Richard M. Daley is a Mayor of Chicago, from the 23rd district, Cook County State's Attorney, Illinois State Senator, and Illinois Senate. Richard was born on April 24th, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.


Richard J. Daley was a Mayor of Chicago. His most notable accomplishments were from 1955 to 1976. Richard was born on May 15th, 1902 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. He passed away on December 20th, 1976.


How popular is the baby name Daley in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 6 0 6
1937 6 0 6
1943 7 0 7
1984 5 5 0
1985 12 6 6
1986 6 0 6
1987 13 7 6
1988 11 6 5
1989 6 6 0
1991 15 15 0
1992 9 9 0
1993 23 15 8
1994 17 17 0
1995 17 17 0
1996 20 20 0
1997 11 11 0
1998 25 20 5
1999 17 17 0
2000 18 18 0
2001 19 19 0
2002 30 24 6
2003 24 16 8
2004 19 19 0
2005 14 14 0
2006 17 8 9
2007 21 12 9
2008 10 10 0
2009 15 15 0
2010 13 8 5
2011 9 9 0
2012 9 9 0
2013 17 12 5
2014 13 13 0
2015 16 10 6
2016 19 7 12
2017 11 6 5

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Popularity of Daley as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Daley U.S.
  White 76.62% 64.26%
  African American 17.71% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.40% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.03% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.55% 16.26%

Of Last Name Daley

People with the last name Daley are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Daley

  • How Popular is the name Daley? Daley is the 15,932nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Daley was the 1,427th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Daley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 520 babies born with the first name Daley in the United States. That's more than enough people named Daley to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Daley? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Daley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Daley is Friday, July 11th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Daley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Daley was in 2002 with a total of 24 babies.
  • Random Daley Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Daley is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Daley: Your name in reverse order is Yelad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Elayd. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Daley? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 24,901 people with the last name Daley.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Daley? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Daley as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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