What does Leicester mean?
Associated with: old english.
(male) Lacester, Lencester, ..
(female) Leicesta, Leiceste, .. Middle name pairings:
Leicester Graham (L.G.), ..
How popular is Leicester?
Leicester is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#139757 out of 150436, Top 93%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent related form of Leicester (not ranked) is Lester (#1600 from current records). This form of Leicester was favored by parents during 1910-1919 (usage of 0.32%) and is now much less common (usage 0.01%, 98% less), with Lester becoming less fashionable. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Aleister, Alester, Alister, Chester▼, Dempster, Dieter, Fester, Forester, Forrester, Kester, Krister, Lancaster, Lancester, Lanchester, Lankester (see Lancaster), Manchester, Minster, Nester, Pieter, Rochester, Silvester, Sylvester▼, Vester, Webbster, Webster▼ and Wister. These names tend to be more commonly used than Leicester.