Leslie

♂♀ Name Leslie – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Leslie

The first name Leslie is ♀ female and ♂ male.

Origin of Leslie

Leslie derived from a Scottish surname that was derived from a place name in Aberdeenshire. It is a name for boys and girls, but for girls it is usually rendered as Lesley or Lesly.

Meaning of Leslie

Leslie means “garden of holly” (from Old Irish “leas” = garden + “cuileann” = holly).

Pronunciation of Leslie

Alternate spelling of Leslie

Lesley

Name Statistic: Leslie is ranked #6054 overall ↓↓ -137

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 5422 ↓ -36
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 6991 ↑ 53
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 6162 ↑ 68
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2283 ↓↓ -106
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 5858 ↑↑ 244
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 5348 ↑ 31
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3389 ↓↓ -762
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1944 ↑↑ 1128
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 2918 ↓ -80
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4241 ↓ -72
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 7821 ↓↓ -289
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 5292 ↓↓ -385
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12157 ↓ -51
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3795 ↓↓ -132
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 5769 ↓ -87
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 9383 ↓↓ -354
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 10377 ↓↓ -177
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 3867 ↑↑ 1945
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 6528 ↓↓ -436

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