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Gender: F Meaning of Lee: "pasture, meadow" Origin of Lee: English

The original brief, breezy name is somewhat out of favor now even as a middle name. The Leigh spelling has more substance and is more identifiable as female.

Famous People Named Lee

Lee Radziwill (born Caroline Lee Bouvier), younger sister of U.S. First Lady Jackie Kennedy Onassis
Lee Ann Remick, American actress
Lee Grant (born Lyova Haskell Rosenthal), American actress
Lee Ann Meriwether, actress and Miss America 1955
Lena "Lee" Krasner, American painter, wife of painter Jackson Pollock
Ashley Rose "Lee" Newton, American actress, comedian and YouTube personality
Lee Hyori, South Korean singer and actress
Elizabeth "Lee" Miller, Lady Penrose, American photographer and model
Lee Wiley, American jazz singer
Lee McKenzie, British TV sportscaster
Aoki Lee Simmons, daughter of American model Kimora Lee Simmons
(Nelle) Harper Lee, American novelist
Li Lykke Timotej Zachrisson aka Lykke Li, Swedish singer-songwriter
Lee Alexander, Scottish football player
Liv Lee North (b.2017), daughter of Jon and Jessica North

Pop Culture References for the name Lee

"The Life and Times of Juniper Lee," animated TV series and main character
"Christie Lee," song by Billy Joel
Sara Lee, food company
Lee Sing, character in Barbara Kingsolver's "The Pearl"
Lee Singh, character in "Sims" series
Lee Kanker, antagonist of "Ed, Edd n Eddy"

Leigh, Lea