US Popularity:1477
Meaning:western meadow
Westley is a masculine name of British origin. A variant spelling of Wesley, this name broken down means “west” and “woodland” or “clearing,” creating the full translation of “western meadow.” A meadow can be a nature lover’s paradise, from the open fields to the budding wildflowers. If you want to inspire baby to be driven by peace and go with the flow, a name like Westley is a wonderful choice. This name might also remind you of the main character Westley from The Princess Bride. With his badass fighting skills, determination, and loving heart, he makes great inspiration for your bundle of joy.

Westley Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Westley is currently #2433 on The Bump
Boy:Westley is currently #754 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Westley is currently #1477 in U.S. births
Boy:Westley is currently #507 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 40
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Behind the Name, Westley, June 2019

  • Behind the Name, Wesley, January 2022

  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 559

  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 560

  • WordSense Dictionary, Wesley

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