Miley
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Given Name MILEY
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: MIE-lee   [details]
Meaning & History
In the case of actress and singer Miley Cyrus (1992-), it is a shortened form of the nickname Smiley, given to her by her father because she often smiled. Although it was not at all common before she brought it to public attention, there are some examples of its use before her time, most likely as a diminutive of MILES.
Categories
pop music, singers, trendy
Popularity
United States  - 
England and Wales  ranked #372 
Netherlands  ranked #427 
Northern Ireland  - 
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