The name Leland is a boy's name of English origin meaning "meadow land". Leland is ranked #419 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Virgo Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".
From the experts:
A somewhat stiff and serious turn-of-the-last-century name that seems to be coming back to life.
Brendan Fraser chose it for his son in the mid-2000s. Leland Stanford was the founder of Stanford University and one-time Governor of California.
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