Riley Name Meaning

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Riley meaning

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Riley

spker
Meaning of Riley
Courageous
Descendant Of Roghallach
Origin of name Riley
Irish

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  • Riley is a unisex name used chiefly in the English language and it is derived from Old English origins. Riley has the meaning rye field. From the elements 'ryge' meaning rye ; 'leah' meaning wood, clearing, meadow.

  • This name has been transferred from the Irish surname Ó Raghallaigh or O'Reilly. It is composed by the two elements ryge means Kind of grains and leah means Clearing in Old English Origin.

Famous Name Riley

  • Dawn Riley

    is an America’s Cup and Around the World Sailboat racer who is also an accomplished businesswoman, community leader and youth sports advocate, author, speaker, TV commentator and committed philanthropist. Riley was the 1st woman to have a physically activ

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Variant Baby Names of Riley:

Reilley, Reilly, Rilee, Rileigh, Rylee And Ryley.Reilley, Reilly, Rilee, Rileigh, Rylee And Ryley.Rileigh, Rylee, ReillyRileigh, Rylee

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Riley Name also appears in following Origin(s): Old English, Irish, Gaelic, Scottish

Riley also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Chinese, English

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Mother recognition by a baby

Although babies are able to sense the smell and voice of their mother, but they are not able to make out the difference between their and mother and other adults quite quickly, this takes time.

No tears for the little ones

If babies don’t like anything, they will start making a shreaking voice and or crunch their face in a weird manner, but they actually can’t cry. Babies until few months old are not able to cry or take out tears.

Laughing babies

Wondering what is this? Babies on an average laugh about 200 – 300 times in a single day. When comparing this figure to adults, they only laugh about 60 times a day. Probably that’s the reason you will see babies laughing just at about anything.

Twin baby facts

If you want to know where in the world are the highest chances of giving birth to twins, the answer is West Africa. Similarly, the country which has the least chances of giving birth to twins is Japan.

Loving female voice

Yes, this is a true and a known fact that babies love the sound and voice of a female and prefer the same over the voice of the male. This might be the reason why babies are more close to their age during infancy.

  • What does the name Riley mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Courageous
    Descendant Of Roghallach in Irish. Riley also named in American, Australian, British, Chinese, English for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Riley. What does the name Riley mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Riley. History of name and famous personality with Riley will help to update our database and other website users.

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    Polly Riley

    was an American amateur golfer.Riley was runner-up in the 1953 U.S. Women's Amateur to Mary Lena Faulk. She played on the U.S. Curtis Cup teams six times (1948, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1958) and was the captain in 1962.

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Meaning of Riley in Irish origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.

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