Miley

Miley - A very unique female name



  Jan 17,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Miley appeared on the charts for the first time in 2003 on position #4520. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Miley and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Miley? 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 Miley. The baby girl name Miley was given to 899 baby girls in 2012, ranking #335 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,572 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Miley peaked in popularity 9 years ago in 2008 on position 130.



Famous with this name

Miley Cyrus
Mark Miley
Peggy Miley


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Miley is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Miley is currently topping the baby name charts in Maine at position #163 - and is the least popular in Virginia at position #715.

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 Miley is where you live.


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Miley origin and meaning

Miley is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Miley, pop culture references for the name Miley and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Miley

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

Molly / Mollie / Millie / Malia / Mila / Manuela / Maliyah / Myla / Maleah / Mylee /

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
2012335
2011314
2010218
2009189
2008130
2007277
20061249
20034520

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Maine163
West Virginia167
South Dakota181
Nevada188
Mississippi191
Kentucky191
South Carolina218
Nebraska237
Missouri253
Iowa255
Arkansas259
Utah259
Louisiana281
Ohio300
Michigan302
Illinois317
Wisconsin319
Tennessee320
California337
Colorado339
Minnesota342
Oregon342
North Carolina351
New York363
Alabama364
Texas365
Pennsylvania372
Connecticut387
Washington388
Indiana390
Georgia400
Oklahoma401
Massachusetts417
Florida427
Kansas480
Arizona520
New Jersey549
Maryland615
Virginia715

Even more about Miley


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 Miley 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 Miley?

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
2008
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Miley
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,572
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 2003
2012 births +899

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