What does Letha mean?
Letha /le-tha/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Letha is "forgetfulness". Greek mythology: name of a river in Hades that causes the dead to forget their previous lives.
Related girl name: Letitia.Kreatif forms: Litha, Lotha, Lutha. [more]
How popular is Letha?
Letha is a very popular first name for females (#734 out of 4276, Top 17%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Letha for girls. Letha reached its apex position of #254 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
The only other prominent related form of Letha is Letitia. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.631%) and have become much less widespread since, with the versions Letha and Letitia becoming less trendy. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Letha and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Suggested similar baby names are Betha, Lata, Latia, Leda, Leeta, Leida, Leith, Leithe, Leoda, Leota, Lesha, Leta, Letoya, Letta, Letty, Leyda, Lita, Lotta and Retha. These names tend to be less commonly used than Letha.