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Lesly (girl)

What does Lesly mean?

Lesly Pronunciation of Lesly [lesly] as a name for girls (also used less commonly as boys' name Lesly) has the meaning "holly garden". Lesly is an alternate spelling of Leslie (Scottish, Gaelic): also possibly "the gray castle".

Variations

Lesly has 8 variants: Leslea, Leslee, Lesleigh, Lesley, Lesli, Lezlee, Lezley and Lezlie.

Creative forms:
(female) Lasly, Lusly, ..

(male) Lely, Leslaw, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lesly Selina (L.S.), ..

How popular is Lesly?

Lesly is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#73412 out of 150436, Top 49%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Lesly was first listed in 1990 and reached its top position of #364 in the U.S. in the year 2003, and is currently at #1111. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Lesly (#1111 from recent data) appearing in the Top 2000 are Leslie (#371 from recent data), Lezlie, Lesli, Lesley and Leslee. These relations of Lesly reached the height of their popularity in 2001 (median #1033) and have become much less widespread since (#1580, 83% less usage).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lesly, Leslee, Lesley, Lesli, Leslie, Lezlie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lesly and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Delly, Hedly, Kealy, Keely, Kelly, Laily, Lally, Leala, Leela, Leila, Lela, Leola, Lesha, Lesia, Lesy, Lesya, Letty, Lexy, Leyla, Liesl, Lilly, Lily, Lisl, Lissy, Lolly, Melly, Neely, Nelly, Seely and Verly. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lesly.

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