Updated June 9, 2019

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Boy name origins & meanings

  • English : Protects

Boy name variations

Knightley

Knightley

- 31% this year
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Knight

Knight

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Knightlea

Knightlea

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Knightlee

Knightlee

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Knightlie

Knightlie

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Knights

Knights

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How Popular Is The Name Knightly

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : habitational name from Knightley in Staffordshire, named in Old English as ‘the wood or clearing of the retainers’, from cnihtā, genitive plural of cnihta ‘servant’, ‘retainer’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.