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Updated May 24, 2023

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Girl name origins & meanings

  • English : Variant of Riley

What does Rylee mean and stand for?

The name Rylee is of English origin and is a variant of the name Riley.

Syllables: 2

How Popular Is The Name Rylee

Family name origins & meanings

  • Perhaps an altered spelling of Riley or German Reile, Reihle, variants of Reil.


According to Social Security Administration data, Rylee has slowly been rising in popularity, making the top 100 for the first time in 2019. Its sister spelling, Riley is much more popular.

However, it is the 2nd most popular name on

According to Google search data analysis, in the last five years Rylee was at its peak popularity in February 2020.

Rylee is a newly popular spelling of the name Riley. It is slowly gaining in popularity, though not many notable people have the name.

Where is it Popular?

Rylee was searched for most often in the following states:

Nicknames for Rylee

  • Lee
  • Ry
  • RyRy

Pairs well with these middle names



Appears on

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