Main definitions of henley in English

: henley1Henley2

henley1

(also Henley)

noun

  • A casual top with a scoop neck and a short row of buttons in the center of the neckline.

Origin

Late 19th century: originally a style associated with the Henley Royal Regatta.

Pronunciation

henley

/ˈhenli/

Main definitions of henley in English

: henley1Henley2

Henley2

(also Henley Royal Regatta)

proper noun

  • The oldest rowing regatta in Europe, inaugurated in 1839 at Henley-on-Thames, England, and held annually in the first week in July.

Pronunciation

Henley

/ˈhenlē/