Meaning and Origin of: Alley

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : from a Middle English personal name, Alli,Alleye, as forms such as Johannes filius Alli (Norfolk, 1205) make clear. This is of Scandinavian origin, cognate with Old Danish Alli, Old Swedish Alle.
  • Americanized form of French Hallé (seeHalley).

Famous people with this last name