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Girl Names Starting with Le-

Le- baby names and what they mean, with 91 results. Le- names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names reached its apex in the 1890s (ADOPTION OF 1.7%) and is somewhat less today (ADOPTION 1%, 42.1%), with names such as Lesley falling out of fashion. The more fashionable girl names here are Leilani (#120), Leia (#296), Leyla (#646), Leena (#1158) and Leilah (#1200), while Leahy (TOP 2%) and Lerma (2%) are familiar Le- surnames. Here is the list of Le- names for boys.

Le- names

Leah - Lee | Lee - Leila | Leila - Lenuschka | Leoda - Levana | Levenia - Lezith

Leah - Lee

Leah and variants

Leah, var. Leigh1, Leia, Lee1, Lea1
Root fr. Hebrew. "Delicate; weary." Leyah is also a slightly favored kid's name.

Leala and variants

Leala, var. Leola, Lealie, Lealia
Derived fr. Old French language. "Loyal, faithful." Common. Compare Leala, Leola with popular -la surnames Leppala (UPPER 55%), Lagala (60%).

Helen and variants

Leora1, Leonore1, Leonora1, Leonara, Leni, Lenore1, Lena1, Leanora1, Leana1, Lean
Var. of Helen. Derivative of Greek element. "Sun ray." Lean, Leana, Leanora, Lena, Lenore, Leonora, Leonore and Leora are more common as baby names among the versions of Helen.

Eileen and variants

Lena2, Leana2
Var. of Eileen. .. The other form is Evelyn or .. Leana (UPPER 55%) and Lena (6%) are familiar as women's names.

Aileen and variants

Lenah, Lena3, Leannah, Leanna1, Leana3, Leanah
Forms of Aileen. Root fr. Norman word. Scottish variant of Eileen, which possibly .. Usage of Leana, Leanna, etc. as baby names in 2018 was down 0.9% compared to a year ago.

Liana and variants

Leiana, Leanna2, Leana4
Forms of Liana. Derived fr. French element. "To twine around." Usage of Leana and variants as children's names in 2018 was 10.6% less than 2008.

Leandra and variants

Leandra, var. Leonelle, Leoline, Leoine, Leodora, Leanza, Leiandra, Leandria, Leandre, Leanda
From Greek language. "Lion man." Leandra is a familiar (TOP 43%) female name.

Leanna and variants

Leanna3, var. Leighanne, Leighanna, Leyanne, Leianne, Leeann, Leeanne, Leanne, Leann, Leana5
Source fr. English element. .. most likely a blend of Lee .. Leann (UPPER 17%), Leanne (16%) and Leeanne (60%) are frequently occurring women's names, whereas Leianne, Leighanna, Leighanne and Leyanne are unconventional.

Eleanor and variants

Leora2, Leonore2, Leonora2, Leonor, Lenora, Lenore2, Lena4, Leanora2
Forms of Eleanor. From Old French, Old German elements. "Other, foreign." Usage of Leanora, Lena, etc. as birth names in 2018 was up 4.2% compared to 2017.

Elizabeth and variants

Leizel, Leisel, Leisa, Leeza, Leasa, Leesa
Forms of Elizabeth. Origin fr. Hebrew element. "God is my oath." Leasa, Leesa, Leeza and Leisa are more commonly used as birth names among the variant forms of Elizabeth.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Le- names: Lea, Leah, Leala, Leana, Leandra

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Le- names: Leann, Leanna, Leannah, Leanne, Leanora

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Le- names: Leasa, Leatrice, Lecia, Leda, Lee

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Le- names: Leeann, Leeanne, Leesa, Leeza, Leia

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Le- names: Leigh, Leisa, Leisha, Lena, Lenora

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Le- names: Lenore, Leola, Leonor, Leonora, Leonore

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Le- names: Leora, Lesha, Lesia, Leta

Leatrice and variants

Leatrice1, var. Leetriss
Based on English element. A blend of Lee and Beatrice. Leatrice is prevalent (TOP 36%) as a first name, whereas Leetriss is rarely occurring.

Letrice, Letreece, Leatrice2
Forms of Latrice. Source fr. Latin. "Noble; patrician." Leatrice has diminished in favor as a children's name since the 1920s.


Source fr. Latin language. Short form of names like Alicia .. Lecia soared in popularity in the 1960s. See also Lexia.

Alicia and variants

Lesia, Lesha, Leisha, Lecia2
Var. of Alicia. Stems fr. Old German. "Noble, exalted." Lesia (UPPER 54%), Leisha (72%), Lecia (95%) and Lesha (97%) are commonplace as female names.

Lecrecia, Lecretia
Var. of Lucretia. Based on Latin element. "Succeed." Lecrecia and Lecretia are unconventional female names.

Leda and variants

Leda1, var. Leyda, Leta, Leida
Source fr. Greek language. Possibly short form of Letitia (Latin) .. Leyda is exclusive as a baby name among the variant forms of Leda.

Alida and variants

Ledah, Leda2
Var. of Alida. Origin fr. Latin. "Small winged one." Used somewhat widely as baby names, Leda and Ledah are comparable to the popular Lelah.

Form of Ladonna. Modern elaborated form of Donna (Italian) .. Not in Top 2000. See also Ladonya.

Lee and variants

Lee2, var. Leigh2, Lea2
Root fr. Old English. "Meadow or pasture." Lea is in the Top 2000.


Var. of Ashley. Root fr. Old English. "Ash meadow." Moderately uncommon as a girls' name, Lee exists more often as a surname. Unisex name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Le- names for girls.

1. Leah - Lee
Leah [Leia, Leigh, ..], Leala [Leola, Lealie, ..], Helen [Leora, Leonore, ..], Eileen [Lena, Leana], Aileen [Lena, Lenah, ..], Liana [Leiana, Leanna, ..], Leandra [Leoline, Leonelle, ..], Leanna [Leighanne, Leighanna, ..], Eleanor [Leora, Leonore, ..], Elizabeth [Leizel, Leisel, ..], Leatrice [Leetriss], Latrice [Letrice, Letreece, ..], Lecia, Alicia [Lesia, Lesha, ..], Lucretia [Lecrecia, Lecretia], Leda [Leta, Leyda, ..], Alida [Leda, Ledah], Ladonna [Ledonna], Lee [Lea, Leigh], Ashley [Lee]

Beverly [Lee], Liane [Leeanne, Leeahnne], Alice [Leese, Leece], Licia [Lesia, Leesha, ..], Lily [Leelee], Limor [Leemor], Alina [Lena, Lenah, ..], Caroline [Leena], Lina [Lena, Leina, ..], Karolina [Leena], Liora [Leeor, Leeora], Lirit [Leerit], Lisa [Leeza, Leesa], Liya [Leeya], Lia [Leeya], Liza [Leeza], Allegra [Legra, Leggra], Lehava [Lehavit], Lida [Leida], Leila [Leyla, Lelia, ..]

Lyla [Leila], Lila [Leila], Leilani, Leith [Lethe, Leithe], Lakeisha [Lekisha, Lekeisha, ..], Lela, Leland, Lelia [Lellia, Leelia], Lemuela [Lemuella, Lemuellah, ..], Lena [Leyna, Leina, ..], Arlene [Lene, Lena], Olena [Lena, Lenya], Madeline [Lena], Linnea [Lenae], Lanai [Lenai], Linette [Lenette], Lenis [Lenos, Lennice, ..], Lenna [Lenda, Leonarda], Lenore [Leonore, Leonora, ..], Yalena [Lenya, Lenyushka, ..]

Leoda [Leota], Leona [Leowna, Leontyne, ..], Leonarda [Leonarde, Lennarda, ..], Leonie [Leonine, Leontine, ..], Leonora [Leora, Leonore, ..], Leontyne [Leontine, Leontina], Leora [Leorah, Leeora], Lorraine [Lerayne, Leraine], Loretta [Leretta], Larissa [Lerissa], Leslie [Lezlie, Lezley, ..], Alexandra [Lexy, Lexine, ..], Leta [Leeta], Lita [Leta], Letha [Lethe, Lethia, ..], Latisha [Lettisha, Letticia, ..], Letitia [Letty, Letycja, ..], Latoya [Letoya], Aleta [Letty, Lettie, ..], Levana [Levona, Levanna, ..]

Lavinia [Levina, Levinia, ..], Laverne [Leverne], Levina, Levona, Lavonne [Levonda, Levonne], Lewana [Lewanna, Levanna, ..], Luana [Lewanna], Alexis [Lexy, Lexis, ..], Lexie [Lexya, Lexus, ..], Leya, Lezith

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