Aleshia Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Alicia:
Variant of Alice, a name that has evolved through a series of variants of the Germanic Adalheidis, a compound name composed of the elements adal (noble, nobility) and heid (kind, sort): hence, "noble one." Adalheidis was contracted to Adalheid, which the French changed to Adelaide, then contracted to Adaliz, and contracted yet again to Aaliz, Alia, and Alix. The English then changed the spelling to Aeleis, Alys, and eventually to Alice.
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PRONOUNCED: ə-LIS-yə, ə-LISH-ə, ə-LEE-shə
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my sisters name is Aleshia and the biggest problem she always had were people spelling it Alicia. It is pronounced the same.
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The name is often considered to be a spelling variation of African-American origin on the traditional Latin name "Alicia".
Variant of Alicia.
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