What does Sallee mean?
Sallee /sal-lee/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of Sallee is "princess". Sallee is a version of Sally (Hebrew): transcription of Sarah. Salee is a familiar last name.
Sallee has 46 more alternative forms via Sally, Sarah: Sadee, Sadella, Sadelle, Sadellia, Sadie▲, Sadye▼, Saidee, Saira, Sairah, Sal, Salcia, Saletta, Salletta, Sallette, Sallianne, Sallyann, Sara, Sarahlee, Sarai▲, Saraia, Saralee, Saralyn, Saramae, Saran, Sareen, Sarely, Sarena, Sarette, Sarha, Sarhah, Sari, Saria, Sarie, Sarika, Sarina▼, Sarine, Sarita, Sarka, Sarolta, Sarotte, Sarra, Sarrah, Sarrey, Sasa, Sydel and Sydelle.Kreatif forms: Silee, Sulee. [more]
How popular is Sallee?
Sallee is a rare first name for women but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#5111 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent variation forms of Sallee (not ranked) are Sadie (#46 the previous year), Sadye, Sallie, Sally, Sara (#167), Sarah (#50), Sarai (#447), Sarina and Sarrah. Variants like Saletta are seldom used. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.5491%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.3656%, down 33.4%), with the forms Sadye, Sallie, Sally and Sarina becoming less in vogue. Sadie (#46) and Sarai (#447) are two of the more fashionable birth names here, and there is also a rekindling in birth name popularity for Sadie. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Sallee and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)