Lesli

First Name
6k
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 Lesli

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Alt. Meaning

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

L is for life, that you live so well.

I is for intuitive, others should trust your instincts

Notable Persons Named Lesli

Lesli Linka Glatter is a writer. Lesli was born on July 26th, 1953. Lesli is also known as Glatter and Leslie Linka.

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Lesli Margherita is an actress. Lesli is also known as Queen Lesli.

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She was most prominent from 1991 to present. Lesli was given the name Lesli Kay Pushkin on June 13th, 1965 in Charleston, West Virginia, United States.

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Lesli Brea is a baseball player. Lesli was born on October 12th, 1973 in Berkeley, California.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1946 13 13 0
1947 12 12 0
1948 8 8 0
1949 17 17 0
1950 20 20 0
1951 15 15 0
1952 23 23 0
1953 45 45 0
1954 37 37 0
1955 36 36 0
1956 55 55 0
1957 80 80 0
1958 89 89 0
1959 79 79 0
1960 79 79 0
1961 93 93 0
1962 89 89 0
1963 145 145 0
1964 117 117 0
1965 126 126 0
1966 139 139 0
1967 145 145 0
1968 126 126 0
1969 131 131 0
1970 110 110 0
1971 121 121 0
1972 110 110 0
1973 100 100 0
1974 117 117 0
1975 112 112 0
1976 87 87 0
1977 81 81 0
1978 80 80 0
1979 79 79 0
1980 86 86 0
1981 87 87 0
1982 87 87 0
1983 59 59 0
1984 50 50 0
1985 54 54 0
1986 53 53 0
1987 53 53 0
1988 46 46 0
1989 48 48 0
1990 49 49 0
1991 57 57 0
1992 56 56 0
1993 50 50 0
1994 49 49 0
1995 57 57 0
1996 79 79 0
1997 48 48 0
1998 79 79 0
1999 115 115 0
2000 145 145 0
2001 166 166 0
2002 147 147 0
2003 134 134 0
2004 151 151 0
2005 152 152 0
2006 162 162 0
2007 135 135 0
2008 137 137 0
2009 90 90 0
2010 76 76 0
2011 64 64 0
2012 41 41 0
2013 23 23 0
2014 26 26 0
2015 25 25 0
2016 10 10 0
2017 16 16 0

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Popularity of Lesli as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Lesli

  • How Popular is the name Lesli? Lesli is the 3,485th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Lesli have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,678 babies born with the first name Lesli in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lesli to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lesli? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Lesli first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lesli is Wednesday, August 13th, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Lesli born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lesli was in 2001 with a total of 166 babies.
  • Random Lesli Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lesli is not a popular baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Lesli: Your name in reverse order is Ilsel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Llesi. 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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