US Popularity:372
Other Origin(s):French
Meaning:Berry clearing; Bailiff; City fortification
Bailey is a gender-neutral name of British origin with several meanings, including “berry clearing, bailiff,” and “city fortification.” Bailey comes from a blend of Middle English and Old French and used to be an occupational name for stewards and officials. Bailey has been trending for both boys and girls in the US for decades, most likely because of its smooth pronunciation and appealing sound. It has the same relaxed vibe as Kayleigh and Haley but offers a more gender-fluid identity. If you’re looking for a stylish and relaxed name for cool and nonchalant baby, Bailey won’t let you down.

Bailey Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Bailey is currently #230 on The Bump
Boy:Bailey is currently #130 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Bailey is currently #172 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Bailey is currently #372 in U.S. births
Boy:Bailey is currently #1268 in U.S. births
Girl:Bailey is currently #172 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 10
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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