Meaning: Western Woods
Main Origin Language: English
In 2017 the name Wesley...
• was given to 3,547 baby boys
• was the 111st most popular name for baby boys
• was 72% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in New Hampshire, Maine, and Montana
• was least popular in Nevada, Alabama, and Texas
• a unisex name
which was given to boys 98% of the time
Babies Named Wesley Born Per Year
Created by BabyNameInstitute.com
Historically the name Wesley...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 1977
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1951
• is 66% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 6% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Wesley Per State
Geographically the name Wesley...
• 7% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
Boy Names With Similar Spelling
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
Average Age of Benjamin
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
More information on Wesley by the Baby Name Institute
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