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Gender: Female Origin of Pleasant: Word name

The name Pleasant is a girl's name . Pleasant and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Choose Their Stage Names".

From the experts:

An admirable quality to impart; Pleasant was used by Charles Dickens in Our Mutual Friend and in modern times is known via American Girl dolls creator Pleasant Rowland.

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Famous People Named Pleasant

Pleasant Williams Thiele Rowland, founder of the American Girl doll company
Pleasant Gehman, singer for the Los Angeles punk rock band Screamin' Sirens

Pop Culture References for the name Pleasant

Pleasant Riderhood, unlicensed pawnbroker in Dickens's "Our Mutual Friend"
"Pleasant Fieldmouse," children's book by Jan Wahl
"Skulduggery Pleasant," children's fantasy novel by Derek Landy