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The name Leslie is of Scottish origin, and means low meadow.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Leslie has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Leslie
Use of the Name Leslie for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
110,955 36,546 5,579 522 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Leslie has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Leslie
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880167796558
18811359252411
18821191226599
18831101207897
188411512553216
188511212271910
18861141368658
18879016667812
18889917552923
188910615553823
18909618159020
18919816449128
18929320860722
18939518555826
18948722347036
18958123567222
18968523760127
18978322250234
18989022867324
18999618177718
19009127564830
19018919858529
19028525153237
19038922768524
19049123663530
19059423759135
19068826368429
19079427364534
19089427958541
19099629267735
191010231257152
191111732273535
191210869371949
191310583673352
19141031,07570168
19151061,41071388
19161111,354680101
19171071,44169099
19181021,650627127
19191051,536647115
19201111,58775992
19211061,645660125
19221131,552660121
19231111,560586151
19241081,655628143
19251181,518625138
19261261,464602139
19271261,440635127
19281281,373694102
19291361,254695102
19301391,240596133
19311391,189661101
19321421,17870493
19331371,167581123
19341341,212582125
19351311,221500162
19361301,247481179
19371311,241493178
19381351,246504176
19391331,296498179
19401361,362427256
19411251,563285507
19421271,732233833
19431211,9121911,137
19441141,9571801,204
19451141,9751421,701
19461202,1271302,134
19471242,2991322,351
19481282,2071312,302
19491262,1951322,421
19501262,1291342,330
19511242,2891332,536
19521252,3531043,576
19531352,276963,900
19541372,232994,144
19551382,224994,399
19561512,0511034,382
19571562,092776,101
19581611,936796,003
19591741,754845,654
19601851,678925,243
19611901,616845,665
19621831,645805,780
19631921,554725,862
19641961,448735,596
19651821,414754,872
19661951,242714,995
19672101,067665,316
19682231,011665,277
19692231,045645,833
19702341,011645,615
1971238985685,112
1972249837754,180
1973248790753,953
1974273692654,454
1975280682714,109
1976327534654,302
1977310606654,246
1978336524634,342
1979341529654,493
1980354506614,767
1981353499564,925
1982389431604,976
1983399414674,245
1984438367753,810
1985473332763,604
1986445378853,223
1987529290893,190
1988516318943,070
19895303281082,864
19905862921152,826
19916112781242,550
19927022151332,478
19937342011382,293
19947272081312,398
19957831871372,312
19968191761182,662
19978731591152,818
1998  1113,074
1999  1003,335
2000  903,613
2001  833,606
2002  913,514
2003  913,626
2004  933,461
Totals:  110,955 244,539

During the last 125 years, parents have used Leslie as a boy's name about 31% of the time and more frequently (about 68% of the time) as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Leslie appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 118 times during the last 125 years.

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