Female, Male, Nature, Proto-Indo-European, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes


Hadley comes from an English surname, originating as a locational name for someone who came from a place called Hadley. It’s made up of Old English elements hæð (heath) and lēah (wood, woodland, clearing, meadow) essentially meaning “heather field” or “field of heather”, referring to a place where there was a lot of heather.

Origin: Proto-Indo-European



  • Hadleigh (English)
  • Hadlee (English)


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