Letha

Letha - A very unique female name



  Dec 05,2020      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Letha, meaning forgetfulness, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #268. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Letha and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Letha? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Letha. The baby girl name Letha was given to 5 baby girls in 1989, ranking #4319 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 322,710 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Letha peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1911 on position 253.



Famous with this name

Soder Letha
Letha Baker
Letha M. Lamb


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Letha is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Letha is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #2,198 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,198.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Letha is where you live.


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Letha origin and meaning

Letha is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means forgetfulness. To see famous people named Letha, pop culture references for the name Letha and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Letha

We've found the following names that sound similar to Letha, sorted by popularity.

Lydia / Latoya / Lottie / Lidia / Letitia / Leota / Leta / Lolita / Lettie / Leatha /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19894319
19833446
19822899
19812278
19792406
19781818
19771864
19762381
19752366
19741925
19731267
19721739
19711177
19701182
19691156
19681143
1967878
1966707
1965716
1964775
1963798
1962770
1961805
1960765
1959696
1958765
1957805
1956642
1955708
1954704
1953693
1952813
1951840
1950645
1949672
1948653
1947577
1946671
1945568
1944527
1943575
1942582
1941502
1940478
1939468
1938457
1937424
1936429
1935442
1934414
1933424
1932409
1931401
1930392
1929390
1928381
1927370
1926328
1925343
1924335
1923316
1922320
1921315
1920309
1919299
1918285
1917290
1916280
1915274
1914281
1913256
1912278
1911253
1910268

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas2198

Even more about Letha


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Letha a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Letha?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1911
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Letha
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 322,710
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
1989 births +5

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