Hadley - Meaning of Hadley
[ 2 syll. ha-dley, had-l-ey ] The baby girl name Hadley is also used as a boy name, though it is slightly more popular for girls. It is pronounced as HHAEDLiy- †. Hadley is of English origin and it is also used mainly in English. The name Hadley means 'field of heather'.
Hadley is popular as a baby girl name, and it is also perceived as rather trendy. The name has been growing in popularity since the 1990s. Its usage peaked recently in 2018 with 0.155% of baby girls being named Hadley. It had a ranking of #104 then. Among all girl names in its family, Hadley was the most popular in 2018. Hadley was 8 times more regularly used than the 2nd most popular name, Hadlee, in that year. Although Hadley is somewhat used more commonly as a baby girl name today, there was a period from 1908 to 1909 that it was more popular with boys. After 1998, increasingly the name became more popular with baby girls than with boys.
Baby names that sound like Hadley include Hadlee, Hadleigh, Hadli, Hadlie, Hadly, Hadeal, Hadeel, Hadeil, Hadil, Hadlae, Hadlai, Hadlaye, Hedlee, Hedley, Hedli, Hedlie, Hedly, Hetal, Hetalle, and Hodelle.
† Pronunciation for Hadley: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"