Alesha

First Name
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alesha

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Alesha is of English origin and means "Someone who loves Unconditionally".
  • A submission from India says the name Alesha means "Much, large, not little" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Alesha is of English origin and means "Annoying but elite".
Other origins: Arabic

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Wiktionary

One of the modern variations of Alicia.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Alesha

Alesha was born Alesha Dixon on October 7th, 1978 in Welwyn Garden City.

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Alesha Clifford is a soccer player for the Sydney FC (W-League) and Western Sydney Wanderers FC (W-League). Alesha was born on September 16th, 1991 in Katoomba, New South Wales.

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How popular is the baby name Alesha in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1959 5 5 0
1960 10 10 0
1961 7 7 0
1962 10 10 0
1963 18 18 0
1964 26 26 0
1965 30 30 0
1966 38 38 0
1967 28 28 0
1968 34 34 0
1969 56 56 0
1970 74 74 0
1971 73 73 0
1972 80 80 0
1973 107 107 0
1974 97 97 0
1975 141 141 0
1976 128 128 0
1977 151 151 0
1978 151 151 0
1979 231 231 0
1980 239 239 0
1981 208 208 0
1982 220 220 0
1983 244 244 0
1984 282 282 0
1985 244 244 0
1986 231 231 0
1987 265 265 0
1988 285 285 0
1989 304 298 6
1990 306 306 0
1991 298 298 0
1992 261 261 0
1993 256 256 0
1994 258 258 0
1995 207 207 0
1996 201 201 0
1997 171 171 0
1998 153 153 0
1999 121 121 0
2000 121 121 0
2001 114 114 0
2002 98 98 0
2003 78 78 0
2004 92 92 0
2005 74 74 0
2006 66 66 0
2007 78 78 0
2008 77 77 0
2009 60 60 0
2010 53 53 0
2011 38 38 0
2012 43 43 0
2013 27 27 0
2014 26 26 0
2015 38 38 0
2016 32 32 0
2017 36 36 0

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Popularity of Alesha as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Alesha

  • How Popular is the name Alesha? Alesha is the 2,991st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Alesha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,400 babies born with the first name Alesha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alesha to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alesha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Alesha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alesha is Saturday, July 11th, 1908.
  • What year had the most people named Alesha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alesha was in 1990 with a total of 306 babies.
  • Random Alesha Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alesha is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 14 babies in California have the same name as you in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Alesha: Your name in reverse order is Ahsela. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Saehla. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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