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Ashleigh (girl)

What does Ashleigh mean?

Ashleigh Pronunciation of Ashleigh [ash-leigh] as a name for girls (also used less widely as boys' name Ashleigh) is of Old English origin, and the meaning of the name Ashleigh is "ash meadow". Ashleigh is an alternate form of Ashley (Old English).

Associated with: old english, ash (tree), meadow.


Ashleigh has 11 variants: Ashely, Ashla, Ashlay, Ashlea, Ashleah, Ashlee, Ashlei, Ashli, Ashlie, Ashly and Ashlye.

5 more related forms via Ashley: Ashalei, Ashelei, Asheleigh, Ashle and Ashlen.

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Middle name pairings:
Ashleigh Everlee (A.E.), ..

How popular is Ashleigh?

Ashleigh is a very popular first name for women (#1046 out of 4276, Top 24%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Ashleigh entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #175 in the U.S. in 1991, and is at #1823 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ashleigh name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ashleigh outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Ashleigh (#1823 via latest list) are Ashley (#85 via latest list), Ashly (#1830), Ashlee (#1922), Ashlie, Ashli, Ashlea, Ashlei and Ashely. Adoption of these forms of Ashleigh was at its highest 2 decades ago (usage of 3.28%) and is now much less (usage 0.28%, 91.6% less), with versions like Ashlee falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ashleigh, Ashely, Ashlea, Ashlee, Ashlei in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ashley, Ashli, Ashlie, Ashly in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ashleigh, Ashley outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Ainsleigh, Aleigha, Analeigh, Annsleigh, Ansleigh, Arleigh, Ashiah, Ashleen, Ashleena, Ashlin, Ashling, Ashlinn, Aubreigh, Baileigh, Baleigh, Bayleigh, Bryleigh, Caileigh, Caleigh, Carleigh, Cayleigh, Ceileigh, Hadleigh, Haileigh, Haleigh, Harleigh, Hayleigh, Hedleigh (see Hadley), Holleigh, Joleigh, Kaeleigh, Kaileigh, Kaleigh, Karleigh, Kayleigh, Kelleigh, Kyleigh, Lesleigh, Marleigh, Raileigh, Raleigh, Rawleigh and Rileigh. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ashleigh.

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