Ashley is a gender-neutral name and is of English origin. It can be used for both girls and boys. It means one who lives in the groves of an ash tree. Pronounced as ash-lee, the name is currently in the top 50 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 500 of U.S birth chart of the year 2019.
Ashley started out as a chic name for boys, but become extremely popular with the girls in the 80's and 90's.
Ashley can be used for both boys and girls.