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Blakely Name Information

Gender 👩🧑 Boy And Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \b-lake-ly, bl(a)-kely\
Number in U.S 👶 11,000
Rate in 2021 391
Numerology 🔢 5
Name origin 🌍 English

Blakely : Meaning, Origin and Popularity

English people loved to use someone's job, place of birth, or physical feature to name him. Blakely is another example of names that refer to a place. Specifically, few villages in Lancashire and Yorkshire (Blackley and Blakeley). These places get their name from the Olde English words “blæc” (dark, burnt) and “lēah” (open field, meadow). People's homeland would become part of their identity, especially if they moved into a new place. The first recorded version of this name was 'de Blakeleye'.

Blakely does not have a long history in being used as a first name. In fact, 91 percent of its used is related to surnames and only 9 percent of it is down to first names. In terms of gender, Blakely is mostly a feminine name but it can also be used as a masculine name as well.

Here are some famous people named Blakely:

Marqus Austin Blakely (American basketball player)

Colin George Blakely (Irish actor)

Susan Blakely (American actress)

What are your baby’s characteristics like when you name him/her Blakely?

You love changing and trying different adventures. You are able to make reasonable and practical decisions in hard situations. Multitasking comes very easy to you.

You want to take care of the people that you love. Family values and traditions are very important to you. You do not hesitate in sacrificing yourself for the sake of others. You are great at giving advice. You can be shy about showing your artistic side. People value the love that you give them.

People's remarks have a significant effect on you. Few of the words that describe you include: peaceful, adaptive, co-operative, and reliable. You usually accept things without protesting them. You need to be around other people to be happy. You have a love for collecting and it not surprising for you to have a secret treasure hidden somewhere.

How do people react to you?

People think that you are a strong and powerful person. Your raw power can either intimidate other people or show them that you are confident. It takes a little bit of persuasion to include you in worthy causes. You can be egocentric. Even when you are not, sometimes people tend to think that you are wealthy.

People generally believe that this name is modern, youthful, and informal.

Lucky colors: Light gray, light shades of nearly any other color

Lucky day(s): Tuesday


Blakely is a new addition to the list of the most popular female names in the U.S. In fact, it was in 2011 that it first entered the charts. Therefore, it is very hard to give a concrete verdict regarding the status of this name. Blakely is mostly used as a last name. As a first name, it is still very rare. The 'L' in the middle of the name makes its pronunciation harder than names such as Blake. As was mentioned above, we are still not sure how this name is going to perform in the future.

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Frequently asked questions

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Blakely?
The origin of the name Blakely is English.
*️⃣ How many people are named Blakely?
Almost 11000 people are named Blakely.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Blakely?
The names of Bennett, Benito, Bennet, Benetta, Bonita