Riely name meaning and famous people with the name Riely

In this article you are going to know the meaning of the name Riely, famous and popular people with the name Riely. This includes those with high profile

Meaning of the name Riely

The name Riely means Courageous.

 A person who is  characterized by courage; brave.

Courageous means having, showing, or done with courage—the quality of being ready and willing to face negative situations involving danger or pain.

Courageous can be used to describe people who have courage, or the actions of such people when they face negative situations resolutely. A close synonym is brave.

Being courageous is often thought of as facing such situations without fear, but it also involves facing them despite fear. In other words, someone who’s courageous might not be fearless, but they face the dangerous, difficult, or frightening situation anyway.

Origin of the name Riely.

The Riely family name was found in the USA, the UK and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Riely families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 7 Riely families living in New York. This was about 25% of all the recorded Riely’s in USA. New York had the highest population of Riely families in 1840.

The name Riely is still common today in the USA, Canada and UK.

Famous and popular people with the name Riely.

Dr. Gregory Riely, MD, PhD

Medical Oncologist

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Vice Chair of Clinical Research, Department of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Thoracic Oncology; Lung Cancer; Thymoma; Thymic Carcinoma

Charles D. Riely

Charles D. Riely is a partner in the Investigations, Compliance and Defense Practice.  As a lawyer at the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for more than a decade, he handled a number of significant matters, working extensively with criminal authorities in parallel investigations, and developing deep expertise in all aspects of the federal securities laws.  At the SEC, he received the Ferdinand Pecora Award for tenacity, creativity and efficiency.  His background enables him to counsel clients on their most complex legal and compliance issues.

James Riely

Professor; Programming Languages

ames Riely studies programming language semantics, with applications to type systems and software security. He received a NSF CAREER award in 2004, and has since been PI or co-PI on several NSF grants.

Professor Riely holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an MS in Computer Science from the University of California at Santa Barbara and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Northwestern University.

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