Bentley meaning

: Bent Grass Meadow

Bentley Name Information

Gender 👩🧑 Boy And Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \b(e)-nt-ley, ben-tley\
Number of People 👶 50,000
Rate in 2021 248
Numerology 🔢 11
Name origin 🌍 English
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Bentley Name Meaning

Bentley comes from an old Anglo-Saxon surname which refers to a particular place. In OlOldnglish, “bayonet” meant bent grass or reeds, and “lëah” meant “wood clearing or meadow”. Therefore, Bentley comes from a place that has bent grass. We can think of a few cities in England which have such characteristics, these towns include Essex, Suffolk, Yorkshire, Derbyshire, and Staffordshire. The oldest written spelling of this name can be traced back to the 12th century. This spelling in that document was “de Benetlega”.

Of course, nowadays this name is mostly associated with the luxurious Bentley cars that can be seen in Bond movies.

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Additional name description Bentley

What are your baby’s characteristics like when you name him Bentley?

 As a name, Bentley suggests that you are a very energetic person that attracts powerful ideas. You are diplomatic, gentle, intuitive, and cooperative. It is very possible for someone named Bentley to be a psychic. You are a gifted storyteller.  People are mesmerized when you share your true stories with them. You might not notice the kind of effect that your presence has on others.

You like to become a leader. You do not like to be told what to do and that's why you want to become the boss. Your creativity helps you find new solutions to your previous problems. You can think of good ideas on the spot and you would like your efforts to be recognized and admired by others. As for your friends and coworkers you try to avoid lazy and needy people..

You are a sensitive person whose mood can change based on the remarks made by other people. Some of the words that can describe you include: Peaceful, adaptive, cooperative, and reliable. You usually accept things reluctantly and without disagreeing. In order to be happy, you need to have companionship. You like collecting things and it's possible that you have a treasure hidden somewhere.

How do people react to you?

There are some characteristics that people associate with Bentley, these Characteristics include: dignified, well-dressed, outstanding, self-sufficient, and impressive. In fashion, you prefer bright and colorful clothes to the dull ones. People see you as a person who is full of innovative ideas. Yoi must try not to appear too pushy or intimidating.

People view this name as urban, strong, and simple.

Lucky colors: All greens, white, and shades of white such as cream

Lucky day(s): Monday


In comparison to other names, Bentley has not been in the contention for the most popular names. If we look back, we can only find two examples where Bentley appears among the Top 200 names. However, in 2009 and 2010 Bentley experienced a huge growth and even made it among the top 100 most popular names in the U.S. This growth was accompanied with a 900 position jump which is almost unheard of.

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Comments on the name Bentley
01/14/2024 00:00:00

i am not pregnate but if i was i would use this name with Mackenzee and landon but i dont know what order though

11/20/2023 03:58:24

I have a little girl so finding a boy name is hard. We heard bentley on tv a couple of months ago and it has stuck. I just want to see if there is a unique way to spell it.

09/29/2023 00:18:02

omg love this name soooooooo much it is very cute i like it Bentley Mackenzie Caydence i love it 100%

07/24/2023 21:18:02

My middle name is Bentley. It is an unusual name. My parents were sure why they picked it (or didn't want to tell me). I like it. It'sounds distinguished.

06/23/2023 18:31:44

its a beautiful name for boy or girl =]

06/14/2023 04:07:12

my best friends name is bentley and i love her name!! i think that bentley can b used as a boy or girl name....after all theres girls out there named george =)

06/12/2023 18:37:00

If I have a boy someday his name will be Bentley!!

04/03/2023 04:20:50

me and my boyfriend, are trying for a baby, we want a boy, i wanna name him bentley XD

11/25/2022 23:37:28

Bentley is a great name. Our family pronounces it correctly and loves the name!

11/18/2022 19:24:20

My cousin just had a baby boy and named him Bentley Joshua. Such a cute name!

09/09/2022 10:25:34

there is his boy i like at my school and his name is lI'm and i love that name it is a very cool name and he is very nice and he is super cute but hay i love that name

06/30/2022 08:34:12

This is the name me and logan have choose to name are little boy But we can not think of a middle name any ideas❤️


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Bentley FAQs

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Bentley?
The origin of the name Bentley is English.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Bentley?
Bent Grass Meadow
*️⃣ How many people are named Bentley?
Almost 50000 people are named Bentley.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Bentley?
The names of Bertram, Bert, Bertie, Winfred