Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Unisex
fem. proper name, all but as yet not known before c.1965; very popular brands for women born in U.S. from c.1980; evidently influenced because of the surname Ashley, Ashleigh (attested from 12c.), this means "clearing on the list of ash trees," from Old English
She continued to avoid his gaze and hugged Ashley tighter, afraid to face the glowering creature.