Name Lee Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Lee


Lee is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Lee thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Lee?

Lee derived from the English family name Leigh and is a unisex name.

What does the name Lee mean?

Lee means “of the clearing” (from Old English “leah” = meadow/woodland/clearing).

Pronunciation of Lee

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Popularity of the name Lee

The name Lee is ranked #4962 overall.

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