Briley

Briley - A very unique female name



  Apr 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Briley appeared on the charts for the first time in 1994 on position #4230. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Briley and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Briley? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Briley. The baby girl name Briley was given to 338 baby girls in 2012, ranking #724 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,181 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Briley peaked in popularity 10 years ago in 2009 on position 617.



Famous with this name

Alex Briley
Briley Barrett
Ryan Briley


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Briley is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Briley is currently topping the baby name charts in Tennessee at position #136 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,763.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Briley is where you live.


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Briley origin and meaning

Briley is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Briley, pop culture references for the name Briley and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Briley

We've found the following names that sound similar to Briley, sorted by popularity.

Beverly / Brielle / Beverley / Beryl / Brylee / Briella / Braylee / Brylie / Beverlee / Brilee /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012724
2011640
2010660
2009617
2008814
2007883
2006932
20051080
20041035
20031601
20021223
20011596
20001542
19991696
19982016
19972074
19962429
19953740
19944230

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Tennessee136
Kansas256
Kentucky258
Alabama278
Missouri339
Louisiana383
Georgia391
Oklahoma461
South Carolina471
Indiana475
Arkansas509
North Carolina568
Texas576
Ohio698
Illinois866
Maryland888
Virginia909
Pennsylvania913
Florida1060
Arizona1130
California1763

Even more about Briley


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Briley a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Briley?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2009
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Briley
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 4,181
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1994
2012 births +338

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