Ashleigh - girls name

Ashleigh name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 79%

Ashleigh name meaning:

The name Ashleigh is of English origin and is a variant spelling of the name Ashley. It is derived from the Old English words "├Žsc" meaning "ash tree" and "leah" meaning "clearing" or "meadow." Therefore, the name Ashleigh can be interpreted to mean "dweller near the ash tree meadow" or "one who lives by the clearing of ash trees."

People with the name Ashleigh are often described as confident, determined, and independent. They possess strong leadership qualities and are natural problem solvers. Ashleighs tend to be ambitious and assertive in pursuing their goals. They have a great deal of inner strength and can overcome obstacles with resilience and perseverance.

In addition, Ashleighs tend to be creative and imaginative individuals. They have a keen eye for beauty and aesthetics and may excel in artistic fields. They are often admired for their unique perspective and ability to think outside the box. Overall, the name Ashleigh carries connotations of strength, independence, and creativity.

Origin: English

Meadow of ash trees.

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Overall UK ranking: 1195 out of 5581

28 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (792)

Historical popularity of Ashleigh

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