Name Ainsley – origin and meaning

Ainsley is a male name.

Origin of Ainsley

Ainsley derived from a Scottish surname, that was from a place name (either Annesley in Nottinghamshire or Ansley in Warwickshire).

Meaning of Ainsley

Ainsley means “solitary clearing” (from Old English “anne” = alone/solitary or “ansetl” = hermitage + “leah” = woodland/clearing).

Pronunciation of Ainsley

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