Colors Related to this Name: Black, Purple

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Visionary

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #284 in 2013 and #337 in 2014.


In English

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


-( female name -comes from the last names language-), of mostly American usage.

-( male name -comes from the last names language-) that comes from the last name.

-(last name Scottish -comes from the Scottish Gaelic language-)

In French

Origin: Borrowed from English. By folk etymology confused with Liesel, Liesl, German pet forms of Elisabeth.


-( female name), popular in the 1980s and the 1990s.

In Scots


-A male or female first name transferred from the last name.

-A Scottish last name meaning "garden of hollies".