100+ BEST Nicknames For Riley [Unique & Cool]

Trying to find the best nicknames for Riley for your sweet baby girl or boy?

Well, search no further, aa we’ve got the best Riley nicknames to inspire you!

Riley is a modern name used for boys and girls that comes from the Old English ryge leah, meaning “wood or rye clearing”. Reilly also has Irish roots meaning hardworking, stubborn, rich and humble.

Although originally used for boys, the female version Rileigh has been shortened to Riley, and the name is now used for both!

The name Riley has climbed from being virtually unknown in the 80s to top 50s stardom for the past 15 years! And really it’s no surprise that a name that’s fresh, spunky, feisty, and gorgeous would gain such popularity!

So, of course, we’ve gathered up all the best nicknames for the name Riley we could find and compiled them here for your enjoyment!  

From cute nicknames for Riley to funny nicknames for Riley to cool nicknames for Riley, you’re sure to find a nickname for Riley you love here! We even have a bunch of famous people named Riley for even more inspiration!

And if you love these Riley nick names, make sure to check out these nicknames for Ryan and nicknames for Ashely! Or any of these cute baby nicknames!

Nicknames For The Name Riley

Best Nicknames For Riley

Dryly RileyRiley Golightly
Li-Li Rotten-Riley
Lil RilRy Ry
Mighty RileyRy-boo
Mistah RRye
O’RileyRye the Sly
Rale-The Alpha MaleRyler
Really RileyRyly
Ri RiWry
Riley Divinely
Funny Nicknames For Riley

Cute Nicknames For Riley

Bubbly RileyRiley Lively
DesirilyRiley Muffin
GingerileyRiley Rose
Lye-LeeRiley Slyly
Pecisely RileyRoo
Rie Bunny Rudy-Riley
Riley BearSmiley
Riley CoyoteSmiley Riley
Riley Kitten Squi-Riley
Famous People Named Riley

Funny Nicknames For Riley

Dizzi-RileyRi Ri French Fry
KylieRiler Coster
Mama RileyRolly Polly Riley
NylieRy bug
R-CadeRy Fry
R-Dawg Ryl-O
Cute Nicknames For Riley

Cool Nicknames For Riley

Big Dog RileyRiggly
Big RRilee
Lee-LeeRiley the Unsightly
Popu-RileyRolex Riley
Rad Riley Rowdy Riley
RealsSly Ry
Red RileyWiley
ReillyWiley Riley
RieyWrap-up Riley
Riff Raff Riley
Cool Nicknames For Riley

Famous People Named Riley

Riley .B. King, “B.B. King” (American Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, and record producer)
Riley Andersen (Fictional, character from “Inside Out”)
Riley Daring (Fictional, character from “The Replacements”)
Riley Finn (Fictional, character from “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”)
Riley Jones (English actor)
Riley Keaton (American politician)
Riley Keough (American actress)
Riley Matthews (Fictional, character from “Girl Meets World”)
Riley Perrin (Fictional, character from “Baby Daddy”)
Riley Smith (American actor)
Riley Weston (American actress)

Final Thoughts On Riley Nicknames

Finding the perfect nickname is never easy but we hope we were able to help inspire you to find a nickname that you love!

And if you’re still looking for more great nicknames, try these nicknames for Logan, nicknames for Jasmine, nicknames for Ashley, and nicknames for boys for more inspiration!

Riley Nicknames