What does Leslie mean?
The name Leslie is of Scottish origin.
The meaning of Leslie is "garden of hollies".
Leslie is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Les-lie.
The Given Name Leslie
Leslie appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.
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Leslie remains a favorite due to its simple and bold nature.
Leslie falls into the classic name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Leslie Hope, and Leslie Mann.
In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 413
in baby name popularity for girls with 801 occurrences. It ranked 2,685
in baby name popularity for boys with 45 occurrences.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 371 in baby name popularity for girls with 878 occurrences. It ranked 2,393 in baby name popularity for boys with 54 occurrences.
View the Leslie Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Leslie has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Leslie to other names.
Leslie Related Names
- Leslie ~ 1 hurricane, 1 storm
- Leslie Hope ~ Actress
- Leslie Mann ~ Actress
- Leslie Nielsen ~ Actor
Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Leslie.
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Leslie Name Fun
Be creative with the name Leslie.
Just for fun, see the name Leslie in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
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