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Meaning and Origin

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  1. A male given name; variant of Ashley.

Notable Persons Named Ashleigh

Ashleigh Banfield is a television journalist. She holds the title Anchor and Legal View with Ashleigh Banfield. She has had major accomplishments since 1988. Ashleigh was born on December 29th, 1967 in Winnipeg.

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Ashleigh Cummings is an actress. She was most prominent from 2007 to present. Ashleigh was born on November 11th, 1992 in Saudi Arabia.

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Ashleigh Ball is a singing, musician, voice acting, singer, and voice actress. Ashleigh was given the name Ashleigh Adele Ball on March 31st, 1983 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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Ashleigh Aston Moore was an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1992 to 1992. Ashleigh was given the name Ashley Rogers on September 30th, 1981 in Sunnyvale, California, U.S. She died on December 10th, 2007.

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Ashleigh and Pudsey is a dog trick act. They were most prominent from 2012 to 2012. Ashleigh was born in 1995.

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Ashleigh Brewer is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 2003. Ashleigh was born on December 9th, 1990 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1965 5 5 0
1966 9 9 0
1967 10 10 0
1968 15 15 0
1969 19 19 0
1970 14 14 0
1971 51 51 0
1972 44 44 0
1973 44 44 0
1974 46 46 0
1975 75 75 0
1976 89 89 0
1977 131 131 0
1978 150 150 0
1979 199 199 0
1980 293 293 0
1981 569 569 0
1982 557 552 5
1983 947 947 0
1984 1,004 997 7
1985 1,282 1,277 5
1986 1,267 1,257 10
1987 1,354 1,347 7
1988 1,320 1,314 6
1989 1,352 1,331 21
1990 1,623 1,623 0
1991 1,716 1,716 0
1992 1,513 1,513 0
1993 1,546 1,546 0
1994 1,414 1,414 0
1995 1,197 1,191 6
1996 1,179 1,179 0
1997 1,097 1,097 0
1998 1,040 1,040 0
1999 875 875 0
2000 916 916 0
2001 907 907 0
2002 1,138 1,138 0
2003 857 852 5
2004 731 731 0
2005 565 565 0
2006 415 410 5
2007 389 389 0
2008 301 295 6
2009 281 281 0
2010 221 221 0
2011 230 230 0
2012 175 175 0
2013 130 130 0
2014 105 105 0
2015 113 113 0
2016 88 88 0
2017 74 74 0

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Popularity of Ashleigh as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Ashleigh

  • How Popular is the name Ashleigh? Ashleigh is the 1,338th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ashleigh have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 31,682 babies born with the first name Ashleigh in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ashleigh to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ashleigh? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ashleigh first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ashleigh is Saturday, October 23rd, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Ashleigh born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ashleigh was in 1991 with a total of 1,716 babies. That's a lot of babies named Ashleigh!
  • Random Ashleigh Factoid: According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ashleigh ranks 91st in popularity as a baby girl's name in Montana. Imagine that, 10 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 1995.
  • Weird things about the name Ashleigh: Your name in reverse order is Hgielhsa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lsgihhae. How do you pronounce that?

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