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ˈraɪ liRi·ley

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Riley, James Whitcomb Riley(noun)

    United States poet (1849-1916)

Wiktionary

  1. Riley(ProperNoun)

    of origin, variant of Reilly.

  2. Riley(ProperNoun)

    from Ryley in Lancashire, from ryge +leah.

  3. Riley(ProperNoun)

    A manufacurer of British motorcars (1907-1969) named after William Riley Jr.

  4. Riley(ProperNoun)

    used since the 1990s.

  5. Riley(ProperNoun)

    A surname of Irish origin, variant of Reilly.

  6. Riley(ProperNoun)

    An English habitational surname from Ryley in Lancashire, from Old English ryge +leah.

  7. Riley(ProperNoun)

    A manufacturer of British motorcars named after William Riley Jr.

  8. Riley(ProperNoun)

    A male given name transferred from the surname, of 19th century and later usage.

  9. Riley(ProperNoun)

    A female given name from surname, of 1990s and later usage.

How to pronounce Riley?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Riley in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Riley in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Riley in a Sentence

  1. Kansas City:

    I want to assure the public there was never any breach of Fort Riley Military Base, nor was the safety or the security of the base or its personnel ever at risk, recently the Command Staff at Fort Riley has been working hand in hand with law enforcement to ensure the utmost security and protection for the men and women who serve our country, and the surrounding community that supports the base.

  2. Police Superintendent Pauline Vicary:

    Sensibly Tamra McBeath-Riley appears to have stayed where the water is and has been drinking that, and thats probably what kept Tamra McBeath-Riley going.

  3. Donda West:

    My mom... had Teddy Riley change his flight and come back to the studio, robert Kardashian is making sure that all the deals is getting done. He's still doing deals for controversial black people from up in heaven.

  4. Riley Howell:

    I remember Riley's enthusiasm for life, infectious smile, and bright-eyed amiability, i can think of only one way to describe his passing — heart-wrenching.

  5. Kevin Westmoreland:

    Maybe it was God that moved the levers, that put Riley in that classroom on that day, at the exact time for the purpose of saving others, it was not out of character for him.

Images & Illustrations of Riley

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