Meaning and Origin of: Leslie
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First name origins & meanings:
- Scottish : Gray fortress
- Scottish : Dweller in the gray castle
- Old English : Small meadow
- Scottish : Low meadow
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Last name origin & meaning:
- Scottish : habitational name from a barony in Aberdeenshire, which is first recorded c.1180 in the form Lesslyn, of obscure origin.
- English : possibly from a double diminutive of the personal name Lece (see Leece), thus Lecelin.