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6/9/2023, 7:46 PM Paradiso36
6/8/2023, 8:30 PM Paradiso36

Name Farley
Type Surname (from location)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. FAHR-lee
Other Forms FormsFarleigh
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

habitational name from any of various places called Farley of which there are examples in Berkshire Derbyshire Hampshire Kent Somerset Gloucestershire Staffordshire Surrey Wiltshire Shropshire and Sussex. From Old English fearn "fern" and leah "woodland clearing" meaning "fern clearing".
Added 6/8/2023 by Paradiso36