Leisha Name Meaning & Origin

Leisha

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Origin of the name Alicia:

Variant of Alice, a name that has evolved through a series of variants of the Germanic Adalheidis, a compound name composed of the elements adal (noble, nobility) and heid (kind, sort): hence, "noble one." Adalheidis was contracted to Adalheid, which the French changed to Adelaide, then contracted to Adaliz, and contracted yet again to Aaliz, Alia, and Alix. The English then changed the spelling to Aeleis, Alys, and eventually to Alice.

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A short form of Alicia

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Leisha Hailey, actress
Leisha Harvey, Australian politician

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Featured in the Chris Knox song, "Not Given Lightly", in reference to his daughter: "This is a love song to John and Leisha's mother".

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