Meaning:White island
Whiteney is a name for girls. Derived from Old English, its meaning “white island” suggests someone from Whitney-On-Wye. As per historical records, this small parish gets its name because of the white water or River Wye which runs along this village. In many cultures, water symbolises life, and white represents purity. So naming your little one Whiteney can encourage your little one to lead a clean, uncorrupt, and conscientious life.
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