What does Lesly mean?
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".
(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)
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).
Similar NamesSuggested 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.See names in meaning and etymology.