From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "white island" in Old English. Its popular use as a feminine name was initiated by actress Whitney Blake (1925-2002) in the 1960s, and further boosted in the 1980s by singer Whitney Houston (1963-2012).
Whiteney is baby girl name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Whiteney name meanings is White Island. Other similar sounding names can be Whitney.