What does Wiley mean?

What does Wiley mean?

It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Wiley is “crafty”. The original meaning probably refers to mechanical ability without the negative connotations. Also possibly a place name, “water meadow”. Wiley is the name of both a village and a river in England.

Is Wiley a girl or boy name?

Wiley as a boy’s name is pronounced WYE-lee. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Wiley is “crafty”.

What does peculiarity mean?

English Language Learners Definition of peculiarity : the quality or state of being unusual or peculiar. : something that is unusual or peculiar in a person or thing. See the full definition for peculiarity in the English Language Learners Dictionary. peculiarity.

Is Wiley an Irish name?

Northern Irish and Scottish: variant of Wylie. Possibly also English, a habitational name from Wylye in Wiltshire, named for the Wylye river (see Wilton). English: possibly a variant of Willey.

Where does Wiley come from?

The name Wiley is derived from the Thundercats cartoon character, ‘Wiley Kat’, a name he used briefly. Wiley has been stabbed on several occasions. One of his stab wounds in 2008 resulted in a scar visible on the left hand side of his face.