Origin:Scottish
Popularity:1398
Meaning:birch tree meadow
Berkley is a masculine name of Scottish origin. While the first thing that may come to mind is the well-known college, UC Berkeley, this name translates to “birch tree meadow.” Birch trees are stunning sights known for their thin roots and pale bark and also symbolize growth, renewal, and stability in Celtic mythology. This makes the name Berkley a wonderful way to surround baby with a feeling of safety and resilience throughout their life. If you want your bundle of joy to celebrate the beauty of nature or to find new ways to grow, naming them Berkley will make for a great start.

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