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:

Isaac, Seth, Ethan, Levi, Oliver, Matthew, Alexander, Violet, Amelia, Isabelle, Abigail, Michelle, Rebecca, Olivia

Names like Leslie:

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

Stats for the Name Leslie

checkmark Leslie is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Leslie is currently #620 in U.S. births

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