Meaning and Origin of: Arey

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Hebrew : Like a beautiful melody

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Hebrew : Lion

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : variant spelling of Airey.
  • variant of Avery.
  • Respelling of German Erich or, in some cases, Ihrig.
  • Richard Arey was in Salisbury, MA, in 1646. By 1652 he was in Martha’s Vineyard, where he drowned in 1669.