What is the meaning of the name Leslie?

The name Leslie is primarily a gender-neutral name of English origin that means Joy.

from Lece, a medieval form of Letitia. Also a Scottish place name. Leslie Howard, actor. Leslie Nielsen, actor. Leslie Caron, actress. Leslie Cheung Kwok Wing, Hong Kong (Chinese) musician/actor/producer.

Different Spellings of the name Leslie:


People who like the name Leslie also like:

William, Benjamin, Oliver, Matthew, Caleb, Alexander, Liam, Grace, Alice, Paige, Audrey, Amelia, Charlotte, Olivia

Names like Leslie:

Liselle, Lisala, Lagle, Loxley, Lacole, Lucilla, Laszlo, Lucille, Loquail, Lesley, Liesel, Lusela, Lisle, Liseli, Lakyle

Stats for the Name Leslie

checkmark Leslie is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Leslie is currently #652 in U.S. births

Potential drawbacks of using the name Leslie:

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1. Potential for gender confusion
2. Commonness of the name
3. Difficulty in finding personalized items with the name
4. Association with specific cultural or historical figures
5. Pronunciation challenges in different languages

Songs about Leslie

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Leslie - The Skydiggers
Leslie Anne Levine - The Decemberists
Ode to Leslie - BJ Snowden