GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
PRONOUNCED: LEZ-lee, LES-lee [key]
Meaning & History
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.
| United States || ranked #337|| |
| Canada (BC) || -|| |
| France || -|| |