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Name Leslie

Origin:From Old Irish words for garden and hollyTools:

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Gender:female
Languages of use:German, English
Topics:Male and female
US 2013 rank:#284     ... 282:Cali, 283:Raelynn, 284:Leslie, 285:Kyleigh, 286:Ayla ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Leslie, Bessie, Elie, Ellie, Ésaïe, Jessie, Jessie, Jessie, Kellie, Lalie     Details
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About Leslie/Leslie, the group of names with the same origin as Leslie

Language of origin:Old Irish
Info about origin, male:from a Scottish family name deriving from a place name, problably the name of the city Lesslyn in Aberdeenshire, Scotland
 the Gaelic name of the city might mean garden of hollies
Words:leas = the garden  Old Irish
 cuileann = the holly  Old Irish
Topics:Family name, Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:15:Leslie England+Wales 1924,  19:Lesley England+Wales 1954,  70:Leslie USA 1980-1989,  363:Lesly USA 2003
Somehow related to:Leslie/Leslie, Leslie/Leslie
Name variants:Lesley, Leslie, Lesly, Lesley, Leslie   Sortable list   Details
Popularity:

Popularity lists that contain the name Leslie

SeriesRankings
France2002 242
Switzerland1997 338
USA decades2000-2009 108,  1990-1999 120,  1980-1989 70,  1970-1979 701960-1969 71
USA yearly2013 284,  2012 263,  2011 245,  2010 197,  2009 160,  2008 147,  2007 127,  2006 108,  2005 101,  2004 93,  2003 91,  2002 94,  2001 842000 89,  1999 100,  1998 111,  1997 115,  1996 118,  1995 137,  1994 131
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