Lesley name meaning
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Lesley Name Meaning

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Lesley

   

Meaning of Lesley

The Gray Fort
Holly Garden

Lesley Name Origin

Gaelic
Lesley name origin
From Lece, a medieval form of Letitia.
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Lesley is a unisex baby name of English origin and a

variant of Leslie.

From a Scottish surname which was derived from a Scottish place name, probably derived from Gaelic leas celyn meaning "garden of holly". It has been used as a given name since the 19th century. In America it was more common as a feminine name after the 1940s.
From Lece, a medieval form of Letitia. Variant of LESLIE.
Lesley also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Celtic, Australian, Scottish, English, German
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Meaning of Lesley in Gaelic origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.