Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: small, ancient
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)