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  1. Leslienoun

    derived from the surname. Popular in the U.K. during the first half of the 20th century.

  2. Leslienoun

    A Scottish surname.

  3. Leslienoun

    A male given name transferred from the surname.

  4. Leslienoun

    A female given name transferred from the surname, of mostly American usage.

    'Leslie with an "ie",' she had to tell everyone in England because they spelt it with a 'y'. 'Really?' Dominic's mother said, as if Leslie herself was a spelling mistake.

  5. Etymology: From a place name in Aberdeenshire, originally Lesslyn, leas celyn "garden of hollies".


  1. Leslie

    Leslie Bourgoin better known by her mononym Leslie is a French pop-R&B singer born on February 4, 1985 in Le Mans, France. Her father is Vietnamese and Polynesian while her mother is French. In 2007, she recorded a duet single with the R&B singer Bobby Valentino, "Accorde-moi". The same year, she covered several 1980s songs on her album Futur 80, including "Boule de flipper" originally sang by Corynne Charby, "Mise au point" by Jakie Quartz and "Les Bêtises" by Sabine Paturel.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Leslie

    name of a Scottish family distinguished in Scottish history as well as for military service in foreign parts.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Leslie is ranked #1417 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Leslie surname appeared 25,078 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 9 would have the surname Leslie.

    72.6% or 18,217 total occurrences were White.
    19.4% or 4,883 total occurrences were Black.
    3.1% or 777 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.3% or 597 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.2% or 321 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    1.1% or 283 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Leslie in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Leslie in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Leslie in a Sentence

  1. Jeffrey Smith:

    He gets workers to go get people to sign up on a sheet of paper for an absentee ballot, say you live in a Section 8 housing area, they will collect these requests. Leslie McCrae Dowless says you don't have to leave your house, you can just vote at home.

  2. Piu Eatwell:

    I’m 99 percent confident on the basis of the evidence I see, there was definitely a cover-up. Even as I was going through the documents, pages were just missing and removed. And they’re almost always connected somehow to Leslie Dillon or Mark Hansen. There are very serious questions about Leslie Dillon that can’t be answered… Her shoes and purse were found dumped in the trash can shortly after the murder by a local cafe owner. And that’s actually two blocks from where Leslie Dillon lived… The park where she was found is one he knew very well and in fact, used as a shortcut to get to where he lived.

  3. Scott Walker:

    [ Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wisc. ] was confronted by a family of an undocumented worker in Scott Walker childhood hometown of Plainfield, Iowa during one of the final stops of his whirlwind presidential campaign launch tour on Sunday. Jose Flores, an undocumented immigrant who calls Wisconsin home, was accompanied by Jose Flores 13-year-old daughter Leslie and 7-year-old son Luis, both of whom were born in the United States and naturalized citizens … Shaking Flores ’ hand, Scott Walker said Jose Flores ‘ completely sympathize [ s ] with the situation you’re all in and others are in ’ but … ‘ The fact is, we’re a nation of laws, and unfortunately, the president last year, after saying 22 times before last year that he could n’t make the law himself, he said he was n’t the emperor … he decided to change the law even though the courts announced that you ca n’t do that. ’.

  4. Oprah Winfrey:

    She's not doing well and feels that she was put in a really terrible position, because that interview had already ran and in the context of the interview, everyone seemed fine, including Lisa Leslie.

  5. Leslie Moonves:

    I am Leslie Moonves, my job at the company is to be Dr. No.

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