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Popularity
6k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Leigha

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Form of Leigh or Leah
  • #3349 All Time
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How popular is the name "Leigha" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1961660
1964770
196510100
196615150
196710100
196814140
196929290
197012120
197118180
197224240
197314140
197428280
197529290
197627270
197737370
197844440
197959590
198064640
198165650
198288880
198373730
198484840
198583830
198697970
19871401400
19881151150
19891451450
19901651650
19911781780
19921331330
19931421420
19941301300
19951421420
19961131130
19971251250
19981091090
19991451450
20001571570
20011541540
20021541540
20031481480
20041821820
20051741740
20061881880
20071851850
20082272270
20092502500
20102342340
20112652650
20122292290
20131801800
20141811810

Want to know about the populiarty of Leigha? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,627 babies born with the name Leigha in the United States. That's more than enough Leighas to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Leigha" was in 2011 with a total of 265 babies.

According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Leigha" is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of only 133 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Leigha in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Leigha" mean? The list below shows the origins of Leigha as well as things modernly associated with the name Leigha such as celebrities named Leigha.

American

Origin and Meaning of Leigha

The name "Leigha" is of American origin, and it means "Form of Leigh or Leah". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

L is for life, that you live so well.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

G is for great, that describes you.

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Ahgiel". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aighle". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Leigha born Oct 3, 1967

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern England approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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