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What does Leisha mean?

Leisha Pronunciation of Leisha [leisha] as a girls' name is of Old German origin, and Leisha means "noble, exalted". Leisha is an alternate form of Alicia (Old German): modern Latinate variant of Alice.

Associated with: noble, exalted.


Leisha has 1 variant: Lesha.

13 more alternative forms via Alicia: Aleesha, Aleisha, Alesha, Alisa, Alisha, Alishia, Alisia, Alissa, Alysha, Elisha, Lecia, Lesia and Licia.

Creative forms:
(female) Lasha, Lusha, ..

(male) Leish, ..

Middle name pairings:
Leisha Madilynn (L.M.), ..

How popular is Leisha?

Leisha is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3074 out of 4276, Top 72%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Leisha entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its top position of #1235 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Leisha rated in the Top 2000 are Aleesha, Aleisha, Alesha, Alicia (#365 the previous year), Alisa (#1037), Alisha (#919), Alishia, Alisia, Alissa (#942), Alysha, Elisha (#1732), Lecia, Lesha and Lesia. Usage of these forms of Leisha was more pronounced in the 1980s (usage of 0.69%) and has become significantly diminished since (usage 0.08%, down 88%), with versions such as Alysha becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Leisha, Aleesha, Aleisha, Alesha, Alicia in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alisa, Alisha, Alishia, Alisia, Alissa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alysha, Elisha, Lecia, Lesha, Lesia in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alicia, Alisha outside U.S.

Similar Names

Leisha is alike in pronunciation to Lashae, Leecia, Leesha, Licha, Lichah and Lisha. Other suggested similar names are Aeesha, Aesha, Anisha, Ayisha, Delisha, Felisha, Ieasha, Ieesha, Iesha, Keasha, Keisha, Keitha, Kenisha, Kesha, Kisha, Laisey, Lakeisha, Lakisha, Lanisha, Larisha, Leasa, Leesa, Leese, Leeza, Leia, Leiana, Leida, Leina, Leisa, Leisel, Leith, Leithe, Leithia, Lekeisha, Lesy, Lesya, Letha, Letisha, Lettisha, Lexa, Lexia, Liesa, Lis, Lisa, Lise, Lissa, Lissi, Liza, Lluisa, Loise, Louisa, Luisa, Luise, Luiza, Lusa, Lusca, Melisha, Myeisha, Neesha, Nesha, Nisha, Renisha, Saisha, Telisha, Tenisha, Tersha, Tisha, Trisha and Tyisha. These names tend to be less frequently used than Leisha.

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