US Popularity:4138
Origin:British
Meaning:Flax wood glade
Linley is a gender-neutral name of English origin meaning "flax wood glade." Historically, the flax plant was one of the oldest textile fibres. While its blue flowers are delicate and flimsy, the sturdy stem fibers are often used to make durable linen fabric. With a name like Linley, baby may be inspired to play to their strengths while respecting nature's beautiful fragility.

Linley Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Linley is currently #4138 in U.S. births
Boy:Linley is currently #9738 in U.S. births
Girl:Linley is currently #4256 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2023
Gender:
Girl
#4256
in 2023
+ 38
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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