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The name Lea is of English origin, and is a variation of Leah.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Lea has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Lea
Use of the Name Lea for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
25,048 20,552 9,685 3,765 1,931 825 436
The table below indicates the number of times the name Lea has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Lea
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18807097  
18817167  
18828576  
188357212  
188455215  
188554916  
18869497  
18878269  
188862217  
18899938  
189077713  
189171115  
189281514  
189367419  
189456427  
1895  9417
189666023  
189784915  
189859130  
189974319  
190066629  
190187115  
190267925  
190388216  
190495115  
190577023  
190675024  
190775525  
190865835  
190978127  
191090423  
191159751  
191275345  
191380843  
191478155  
191586657  
191676281  
191784866  
191874193  
191980776  
192092662  
192192864  
192281181  
192390466  
192497662  
192598358  
192691567  
192789570  
192885173  
192992760  
193081376  
193181870  
193297753  
193382566  
193480071  
193588861  
193689359  
193777778  
193883772  
193987365  
194081377  
194172196  
194277297  
194380093  
194484282  
194576895  
1946740121  
1947681152  
1948673154  
1949752131  
1950702150  
1951673170  
1952604207  
1953645192  
1954581242  
1955502338  
1956479381  
1957515343  
1958451445  
1959474417  
1960502374  
1961484402  
1962471419  
1963458450  
1964481403  
1965455442  
1966436464  
1967401519  
1968429490  
1969416529  
1970396593  
1971401533  
1972434445  
1973444423  
1974432448  
1975466403  
1976509350  
1977479399  
1978501386  
1979436471  
1980457463  
1981462464  
1982519385  
1983537348  
1984493404  
1985529377  
1986570344  
1987561356  
1988547398  
1989564393  
1990516462  
1991588390  
1992631357  
1993582402  
1994596377  
1995649332  
1996568408  
1997616366  
1998636365  
1999643363  
2000663366  
2001689360  
2002665380  
2003676389  
2004617436  
Totals:  25,048 7

During the last 125 years, parents have used Lea as a girl's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Lea appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 124 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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