Hadley

Hadley - A very unique male name



  Sep 24,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hadley, meaning heathery field, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #1036. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hadley and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hadley? 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 Hadley. The baby boy name Hadley was given to 9 baby boys in 2012, ranking #3109 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 182,340 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hadley peaked in popularity 105 years ago in 1912 on position 1036.



Famous with this name

Reed Hadley
Michael Hadley
Dennis Hadley


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Rating: 5/5 (23 people)


Hadley is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hadley is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #1,601 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,601.

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 Hadley is where you live.


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Hadley origin and meaning

Hadley is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means heathery field. To see famous people named Hadley, pop culture references for the name Hadley and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hadley

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


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
20123109
20103573
20092863
20083423
20073605
20053830
20043477
20023180
20003530
19993423
19982673
19973260
19953225
19872643
19451484
19421588
19411510
19381360
19341597
19301704
19181719
19121036

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas1601

Even more about Hadley


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 Hadley 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Hadley?

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
1912
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Hadley
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 182,340
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1912
2012 births +9

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