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See also: leigh, léigh, and lèigh


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Alternative forms[edit]


  • IPA(key): /liː/, (some placenames) /laɪ/

Proper noun[edit]


  1. A surname, variant of Lee.
  2. A male given name., transferred from the surname.
  3. A female given name., transferred from the surname.
  4. A town in the metropolitan borough of Wigan, Greater Manchester, England.
  5. Villages in Dorset, Kent, Surrey, Wiltshire and Worcestershire, England.

Usage notes[edit]

In the UK, Leigh is occasionally seen as the feminine form of the male name Lee.

Derived terms[edit]