US Popularity:461
Meaning:Priest's meadow
It’s hard to hear the name Presley without thinking of the one and only Elvis. But this gender-neutral name predates The King by quite a number of years. An English surname derived from a place name meaning someone who dwells near the “priest’s meadow,” it first emerged in 12th century records. Today it’s primarily a girls' name found only in the US and it is also a standout name for boys. In 1999, model Cindy Crawford named her son Presley Walker. Given its musical quality and timeless appeal, it's no wonder parents "Can't Help Falling in Love" with this special name!

Famous People Named Presley

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  • Elvis Presley

Presley Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Presley is currently #1157 on The Bump
Boy:Presley is currently #840 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Presley is currently #634 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Presley is currently #461 in U.S. births
Boy:Presley is currently #3040 in U.S. births
Girl:Presley is currently #493 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 26
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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