Ryley name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ryley

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  1. A user from Canada says the name Ryley means "Island meadow".
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International Interest
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Variant of Riley.

  1. A habitational surname​.
  2. (rare) A male given name transferred from the surname.
  3. A village in Alberta, Canada, which is the headquarters of Beaver County.

Notable Persons Named Ryley

Notable Persons Named Ryley

Ryley Walker

Ryley Walker is an indie folk, psychedelic rock, blues, and blues rock musician. Ryley was born on July 21st, 1989 in Rockford, Illinois.

Ryley Jacks

Ryley Batt

Ryley was born on May 22nd, 1989. Ryley is also known as Batt and Ryley Douglas (full name).

Ryley Dunn

Ryley Dunn is an australian rules football player.

Ryley Miller

Ryley Miller is an athlete. His ongoing career started in 2013. Ryley was born on September 24th, 1992 in Spruce Grove.

Ryley Grantham

Ryley Grantham is a hockey player for the Missouri Mavericks in the ECHL. His most notable accomplishments were from 2009 to present. Ryley was born on January 7th, 1988 in Hanna, Alberta, CAN.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ryley

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ryley

Charles Reuben Ryley

Charles was born in 1752. He breathed his last breath in 1798.

Douglas William Robert Ryley

Douglas was born on November 11th, 1905. He died on December 29th, 1985.

Henry Ryley

He died in 1586.

Bryan Ryley


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ryley U.S.
  White 83.28% 64.26%
  African American 7.16% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.69% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.18% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ryley

People with the last name Ryley are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Ryley

  • How Popular is the name Ryley? Ryley is the 3,268th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ryley was the 60,196th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ryley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,679 babies born with the first name Ryley in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ryley to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ryley? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ryley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ryley is Saturday, July 7th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Ryley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ryley was in 2007 with a total of 186 babies.
  • Random Ryley Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ryley is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 16 babies in California have the same name in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Ryley: The name spelled backwards is Yelyr. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Eyyrl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ryley? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 335 people with the last name Ryley.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ryley? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ryley as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Ryley name meaning

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