Ansley - Meaning of Ansley
[ 2 syll. an-sley, ans-l-ey ] The baby girl name Ansley is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced AENZLiy- †. Ansley's origin is Old English, and its use, English and Scottish. The first name is derived from the surname, which is a itself from Ainsley.
Ansley is a form of the English and Scottish Ainsley.
Forms of Ansley include the English Ainslie, the name Annsley, the name Anslea, the name Ansleah, the name Anslee, the name Ansleigh, the name Ansli, the name Anslie, the name Ansly, and the name Anslye.
Another form of the name is the diminutive Ann.
See also the related category english.
Ansley is a somewhat popular baby girl name. The name has been increasing in popularity since the 1990s; prior to that, it was of only sporadic use. At the modest height of its usage in 2011, 0.024% of baby girls were named Ansley. It had a ranking of #613 then. In 2018, it ranked at #791 with a usage of 0.018%, and it was the 2nd most popular after Ainsley, within all girl names in its family. The name was twice as popular as Ansley in 2018. In the last century Ansley has mainly been a baby girl name.
Baby names that sound like Ansley include Ansleigh, Aingeal, Angle, Angyal, Anjele, Annsley, Anslea, Anslee, Ansli, Anslie, Ansly, Anslye, Eimile, Ongel, Ongele, Ongell, Ongelle, Onnjel, Amilie, and Ancilla.
† Pronunciation for Ansley: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"