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Boy Name: Somerley

Name: Somerley
Pronunciation: \s(o)-mer-ley, som(e)-rley\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: summer sailors
Origin: Irish
Variant forms: Somerled, Sorley


Somerley \s(o)-mer-ley, som(e)-rley\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Somerley is "summer sailors". Name for the Vikings, who carried out ther invasion voyages in the summer.

Somerley has 2 variant forms: Somerled and Sorley.


Somerley is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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