Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. LEHS-tər
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Meaning & History

From an English surname that was derived from the name of the city of Leicester, originally denoting a person who was from that place. The city's name is derived from the river name Ligore combined with Latin castra "camp".

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Entry updated January 21, 2022