US Popularity:965
Meaning:Burnt meadow
Brinley is a gender-neutral name with English origins. Brinley means “burnt meadow,” offering a choice that evokes images of both fire and growth all at once. The name derives from the elements birnan, meaning "to burn," and leah, meaning "meadow" or "clearing." While the meaning may at first seem negative, fire is a tool often used in agriculture to promote new growth. As such, this is a perfect choice to connect baby to the natural world around them and help them embrace all of life's highs and lows. The name Brinley entered the top 1,000 girl baby names in 2009 and has since remained a popoular choice. Alternative ways of spelling Brinley include Brinlee, Brinleigh, and Brinlea.

Brinley Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Brinley is currently #1368 on The Bump
Boy:Brinley is currently #988 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Brinley is currently #740 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Brinley is currently #965 in U.S. births
Boy:Brinley is currently #16486 in U.S. births
Girl:Brinley is currently #983 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 81
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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