Shelley

Colors Related to this Name: White, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Extroverted, Adventurous

Popularity: This name is unique in the US. Ranking #7661 in 2013 and #6145 in 2014.

Famous People

Shelley Hennig (TV Actress), Shelley Duvall (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Shelley Long (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Shelley Fabares (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Shelley Winters (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Shelley Smith (TV Actress), Shelley Hack (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Shelley Regner (Movie Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From Old English, meaning "clearing on a bank".

Meaning(s):

-Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822), a Romantic poet.

-( female name -comes from the last names language-) used since the 1930s, also explained as a variant of Shirley or Michelle.

-( male name -comes from the last names language-), transferred use of the last name, mostly before 1930.

-(last name habitational -comes from the Old English language-)