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ˈwɛs li, ˈwɛz-Wes·ley

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Wesley, Charles Wesley(noun)

    English clergyman and brother of John Wesley who wrote many hymns (1707-1788)

  2. Wesley, John Wesley(noun)

    English clergyman and founder of Methodism (1703-1791)


  1. Wesley(ProperNoun)

    A habitational surname.

    Etymology: Several places in England, from Old English west ("west") + lēah ("wood, clearing") .

  2. Wesley(ProperNoun)

    John Wesley, founder of Methodism.

    Etymology: Several places in England, from Old English west ("west") + lēah ("wood, clearing") .

  3. Wesley(ProperNoun)

    A male given name transferred from the surname, of 18th century and later usage, today often without any religious connotations.

    Etymology: Several places in England, from Old English west ("west") + lēah ("wood, clearing") .


  1. Wesley

    Wesley is a city in Kossuth County, Iowa, United States. The population was 390 at the 2010 census.

How to pronounce Wesley?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wesley in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wesley in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Wesley in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Kidd:

    No matter if John Wesley or someone else came up with a wise saying - if it sounds proverbish, people figure it must come from the Bible.

  2. Wesley Black:

    When I signed Wesley Black name on the contract at 18.

  3. Rebecca Woodman:

    Though he has long accepted responsibility for his crime, he no longer has a rational understanding of why the government plans to execute him, by staying Wes's execution, the court's action signals the importance of allowing Wesley Ira Purkey to present the extensive, available medical evidence demonstrating Wesley Ira Purkey incompetency to be executed.

  4. Morris Chestnut:

    When I came up, I think really the only black male lead was Denzel Washington, right before we came out with' Boyz n the Hood,' Wesley Snipes was in' New Jack City.' But now I'm looking at everybody. There's Samuel Jackson, Denzel, Idris Elba, Michael B. Jordan. There's a lot of people out there now.

  5. Bianca (Mae Whitman) movie written by Kody Keplinger:

    you used to make me so upset, but now I just feel bad for you. Yeah, I'm somebody's DUFF. Guess what, so are you. So is everybody. There's always gonna be somebody prettier or more talented or richer than you, but it shouldn't affect how you see yourself. You label everybody to try to keep them down, but you end up missing out on all this great stuff around you. You have Wesley, and you treat him like he's stupid, but he isn't. And people don't like him because he's with you. They like him because he's, like, an amazing guy. Look, I like myself. I wouldn't wanna be anybody else. And I realize now that none of this matters to me. But it does to you. It's your dream. And I totally support that. Just don't tear me down for not giving a shit about your labels, because in the end, they're meaningless.

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  • lenny_p
    Wesley is also the name of a north eastern town in the Commonwealth of Dominica
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