Finley Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Finley:
Anglicized form of Fionnlagh and Fionnla, compound names composed of the Gaelic elements fionn (white, fair) and laogh (warrior, calf): hence, "fair-haired warrior." Var: Finlay.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!
Sister & Brother Names
Know a Finley? What are her siblings named?
Name Lists Featuring Finley
Contribute your knowledge to the name Finley
- Comments and insights on the name Finley
- Personal experiences with the name Finley
- Nicknames for Finley
We call our Finley Fin. We spell it F-I-N because Finn/Fynn is currently a somewhat popular boy's name.
Finney, Phinneas, Finny cakes, Lee, Finn, Finner
- Meanings and history of the name Finley
- Famous real-life people named Finley
Angie Harmon has a daughter she named Finley Faith.
Finley Aaron Love Lockwood (b. 2008), daughter of American singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley
Finley Rae Martineau Baldwin (b. 2009), daughter of American actor, director, and producer Daniel Baldwin
- Finley in song, story & screen
In The Great and Powerful Oz, the monkey (Zac Braff's voice) is Finley....
Finley Jayne: Main female character in The Steampunk Chronicles by Kady Cross