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 #139 in 2013 and #130 in 2014.


In English

Origin: Several places in England, from Old English west ‎(“west”) + lēah ‎(“wood, clearing”).


-John Wesley, founder of Methodism.

-( male name -comes from the last names language-), transferred from the last name since the 18th century, today often without any religious connotations.

-(last name habitational -comes from the Old English language-)