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Boy Name: Sully

Name: Sully
Pronunciation: \s(ul)-ly\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: south meadow
Origin: English
Related Names: Sullivan
Sounds Like: Seely, Sill, Sly
Variant forms: Sulleigh, Sulley
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 67400


Sully \s(ul)-ly\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Sully is "south meadow". Place name. Painter Thomas Sully.

Sully has 2 variant forms: Sulleigh and Sulley.

For more information, see also the related name Sullivan.

Baby names that sound like Sully are Seely, Sill and Sly.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Sully.


Sully is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#67400 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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