Lee

Colors Related to this Name: Blue, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Pratical, Dependable

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #671 in 2013 and #701 in 2014.

Famous People

Lee Pace (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Lee Majors (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Lee Thompson Young (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Lee Van Cleef (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Lee Daniels (Movie Actor), Lee Marvin (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Lee Norris (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Lee Remick (Movie Actress,Singer,TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Meaning(s):

-Any of various place names, including a river in England, and a river in Co. Cork, Ireland.

-( female name -comes from the last names language-) popular in conjoined names such as ''Lee Ann'' or ''Mary Lee''.

-( male name -comes from the last names language-) that comes from the last name, or a nickname for names such as Leo and Leroy

-(last name AAn English topographic -comes from the Middle English language-) for someone who lived near a meadow (the Anglo-Saxon for meadow being ley or leag).

In German

Origin: Related to English lee (side away from the wind).

Meaning(s):

-The leeward side of a ship (the side away from the direction from which the wind is blowing. Downwind.)

In Luxembourgish

Origin: Cognate with Dutch lei.

Meaning(s):

-Slate