in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- Meaning: Form of Leigh or Leah
- #3349 All Time
Pronunciation of Leigha
How popular is the name "Leigha" in the U.S.?
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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 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Leigha" is not a popular baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of only 250 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Leigha popular?
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 midwest? 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.
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.
L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.
E is for enrich, a quality you share.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
G is for gracious, it shows everyday.
H is for honor, your most valuable possession.
A is for agreeable, the best side of you!
Your name in reverse order is "Ahgiel". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Glihae". 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 13, 1941
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 Africa approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.
As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Name poster for Leigha
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