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Baileigh is a contemporary name for girls with old English roots. It's a fun pick for parents seeking an alternative spelling for Bailey. Keep reading to learn the interesting roots of an alternative spelling based on the old letter of the law!

Meaning of the name Baileigh:

Latin: Law enforcer
Old English: Outer wall of a castle
Old French: Municipal officer

Origin of the name Baileigh:

Old English. Baileigh is based on the name Bailey that refers to an enforcer of the law.

Symbolism of the name Baileigh:

Baileigh means security and fortification. One can picture secure castle walls when thinking of the name Baileigh.

Style of the name Baileigh:


Gender of the name Baileigh:

While Baileigh has evolved from the masculine name of Bailey, this particular spelling is almost exclusively given to girls today.

Pronunciation of the name Baileigh:


Syllables in the name Baileigh:


Emotion evoked from the name Baileigh:

Baileigh is a strong name that evokes feelings of fortitude.

Alternative spellings for the name Baileigh:

Nicknames for the name Baileigh:

  • Bae
  • Bay
  • Lee 
  • Leigh
  • Ley

Popularity of the name Baileigh:

According to the Social Security Administration index, Baileigh has never made the list of the 1,000 most popular names at any point since 1900.

Related names for the name Baileigh:

Great middle names for Baileigh and their meanings:

  • Allison (noble)
  • Anise (spice)
  • Anne (grace)
  • Blaire (dweller on the plain)
  • Esther(hide, conceal)
  • Jessica (rich)
  • Louise (famous warrior)
  • Merdia (one who has achieved a high place of honor)

Famous people with the name Baileigh:

Baileighs in movies/pop culture:

Baileigh hasn't yet made a splash in popular culture.

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