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I'm Lee Hnetinka, and I want to know the meaning of Lee name?

My name is Lee Hnetinka, and I want to know, what is the meaning of Lee name?


  • Hi @LeeHnetinka. The Oxford Dictionary of First Names reads:

    'Transferred use of the surname, in origin a local name from any numerous places so called from Old English lēah 'wood, clearing'. In the United States, it is sometimes chosen in honour of the Confederate general Robert E Lee (1807-70).

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