Origin:Irish
Popularity:232
Meaning:Courageous or Valiant
Rylee is a gender-neutral name of Irish origin and the Americanised spelling of “Riley.” This beautiful word comes from the Irish surname “Raghallaigh” (rah + hah + lee) or “O’Reilly,” derived from the Gaelic word “raghalach,” meaning “courageous” and “valiant.” Interestingly, this name also has roots in Old English! Due to the way English culture historically spread, Rylee has a widespread influence as a tried-and-tested name. Rylees can be found all throughout the US, Canada, Scotland, England, Australia, and New Zealand. A wonderful way to honor a number of heritages, naming baby Rylee will empower them to be fearless in all they endeavor!

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