Letha

First Name
19k
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 Letha

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Alt. Meaning

L is for loyalty, that you show.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

A is for adaptable, whenever things change

Notable Persons Named Letha

Letha was born on July 5th, 1972 in Louisiana. Letha is also known as Smith and Stephanie.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 25 25 0
1881 31 31 0
1882 40 40 0
1883 29 29 0
1884 48 48 0
1885 43 43 0
1886 50 50 0
1887 45 45 0
1888 63 63 0
1889 59 59 0
1890 89 89 0
1891 82 82 0
1892 107 107 0
1893 106 106 0
1894 95 95 0
1895 117 117 0
1896 128 128 0
1897 140 140 0
1898 157 157 0
1899 129 129 0
1900 182 182 0
1901 147 147 0
1902 159 159 0
1903 165 165 0
1904 155 155 0
1905 174 174 0
1906 169 169 0
1907 181 181 0
1908 198 198 0
1909 197 191 6
1910 202 202 0
1911 225 225 0
1912 261 261 0
1913 313 313 0
1914 347 347 0
1915 452 452 0
1916 451 445 6
1917 442 442 0
1918 473 473 0
1919 450 450 0
1920 437 429 8
1921 428 428 0
1922 398 398 0
1923 406 401 5
1924 401 401 0
1925 382 382 0
1926 397 397 0
1927 327 327 0
1928 309 309 0
1929 295 295 0
1930 296 296 0
1931 249 249 0
1932 250 250 0
1933 235 235 0
1934 248 248 0
1935 222 222 0
1936 214 214 0
1937 224 224 0
1938 212 212 0
1939 194 194 0
1940 196 196 0
1941 190 190 0
1942 163 163 0
1943 171 171 0
1944 185 185 0
1945 160 160 0
1946 149 149 0
1947 205 205 0
1948 166 166 0
1949 154 154 0
1950 160 160 0
1951 132 132 0
1952 134 134 0
1953 165 165 0
1954 157 157 0
1955 172 172 0
1956 214 214 0
1957 156 156 0
1958 171 171 0
1959 202 202 0
1960 180 180 0
1961 169 169 0
1962 171 171 0
1963 158 158 0
1964 170 170 0
1965 185 185 0
1966 161 161 0
1967 131 131 0
1968 89 89 0
1969 96 96 0
1970 94 94 0
1971 95 95 0
1972 90 90 0
1973 79 79 0
1974 55 55 0
1975 46 46 0
1976 47 47 0
1977 57 57 0
1978 61 61 0
1979 48 48 0
1980 38 38 0
1981 49 49 0
1982 35 35 0
1983 27 27 0
1984 25 25 0
1985 24 24 0
1986 22 22 0
1987 32 32 0
1988 23 23 0
1989 25 25 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 16 16 0
1992 23 23 0
1993 13 13 0
1994 12 12 0
1995 11 11 0
1996 17 17 0
1997 8 8 0
1999 14 14 0
2000 6 6 0
2001 8 8 0
2002 8 8 0
2004 8 8 0
2007 11 11 0
2009 5 5 0
2011 6 6 0
2012 6 6 0
2013 7 7 0
2014 9 9 0
2015 8 8 0
2016 9 9 0

Where is the name Letha popular?

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Popularity of Letha as a first name

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Letha as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in Oklahoma, Arkansas, or West Virginia.

Common last names for Letha

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Miller
  • Davis
  • Thompson
  • Wilson
  • Thomas
  • Taylor
  • Jackson
  • White
  • Anderson
  • Harris
  • King
  • Adams
  • Young
  • Baker

Fun Facts about the name Letha

  • How Popular is the name Letha? Letha is the 1,717th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Letha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 19,151 babies born with the first name Letha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Letha to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Letha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 25 new born babies.
  • When was Letha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Letha is Friday, July 30th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Letha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Letha was in 1918 with a total of 473 babies.
  • Random Letha Factoid: According to the 1942 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Letha is not a popular baby girl's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1942.
  • Weird things about the name Letha: Your name in reverse order is Ahtel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Athel. 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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