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Boy Name: Shanley

Name: Shanley
Pronunciation: \sh(an)-ley\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: small, ancient
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Chaniel, Chanyel, Shawnel
Variant forms: Shannley
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 12950


Shanley \sh(an)-ley\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Shanley is "small and ancient". Playwright John Patrick Shanley.

Shanley has 1 variant form: Shannley.

Baby names that sound like Shanley are Chaniel, Chanyel and Shawnel.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Shanley.


Shanley is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#12950 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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