What does Leesa mean?
Leesa /lee-sa/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Leesa's root is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Leesa is "God is my oath". Leesa is an alternate form of Elizabeth (Hebrew). Leesa is also a derivative of Lisa (English, Hebrew).
Leesa has 25 more related forms via Elizabeth, Lisa: Bella▲, Bess▼, Bessy, Beta, Betsan, Betsy▼, Betta, Eleisa, Elisa▲, Ellsa, Elsa▲, Helsa, Ilsa, Leisel, Lies, Liese, Liesel, Liesja, Lis, Lise, Liseta, Lisl, Lys, Lyse and Veta.Kreatif forms: Lousa. [more]
How popular is Leesa?
Leesa is a very prominent first name for women (#1924 out of 4276, Top 45%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Leesa for girls. Leesa entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its highest rank of #931 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Leesa and related names. Elizabeth (#14 a year ago), Bella (#70), Elsa (#286), Elisa (#498), Lisa (#750), Lissie, Lissa, Liza, Lizzie, Bess, Betsy, Leisa and Lise are the prominent alternative forms of Leesa listed in the Top 1000. Variants like Liese are seldom used. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4049%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.2416%, down 40.3%), with forms such as Lisa, Betsy, Bess, Liza and Lissie falling out of fashion. Elsa (#286), Elisa (#498) and Bella (#70) are three of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here, and there is a rebound in baby name popularity for Bella, Elisa and Elsa. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Leesa is alike in pronunciation to Leecea, Lesy, Lesya and Luisa▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Lecia, Leece, Leecia, Leela, Leena, Leese, Leesha, Leeta, Leeya, Leisha, Lesha, Lesia, Lexa, Lexia, Lexya and Reesa. These names tend to be less commonly used than Leesa.