US Popularity:4131
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 #4131 in U.S. births
Girl:Linley is currently #2291 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 1987
+ 4811
from 1986
In comparison to the previous year's data
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