Given Name PAISLEY

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: PAYZ-lee  [details]

Meaning & History

From a Scottish surname, originally from the name of a town, which may ultimately be derived from Latin basilica "church". This is also a word (derived from the name of that same town) for a type of pattern commonly found on fabrics.
VARIANT: Paislee

Categories

place names, surnames, towns, trendy, uncertain etymology
Entry updated May 31, 2018