Riley
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
RIE-lee
Meaning
From a meadow of rye
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Riley originates in Old English language and means "from a meadow of rye". Some sources suggest its connection to an old Irish surname O'Reilly. It can be used as both feminine and masculine names, in the U.S. it is more popular for girls.

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