Between 1880 and 2019 there were 12 births of Leather in the countries below, which represents an average of 0 birth of children bearing the first name Leather per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

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En Français Prénom Leather   
In Italiano Nome Leather   

Information about the first name Leather

The first name Leather has been assigned to:
0.00% to boys
100.00% to girls
The country where the first name Leather is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 7 letters including 3 vowels and 4 consonants

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Origin and meaning of name Leather

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English lether, from Old English leþer (“leather”), from Proto-Germanic *leþrą (“leather”), from Proto-Indo-European *létrom (“leather”). Cognate with West Frisian leare (“leather”), Low German Leder (“leather”), Dutch leder, leer (“leather”), German Leder (“leather”), Danish læder (“leather”), Swedish läder (“leather”), Icelandic leður (“leather”). The Celtic forms (Welsh lledr, Old Irish lethar) ultimately derive from the Germanic.
Adjective src :
  • leather (not comparable)
  • Made of leather.
  • Referring to one who wears leather clothing (motorcycle jacket, chaps over 501 jeans, boots), especially as a sign of sadomasochistic homosexuality.
Anagrams src :
  • Tar Heel, Tarheel, haltere, lethera
Noun src :
  • leather (countable and uncountable, plural leathers)
  • A tough material produced from the skin of animals, by tanning or similar process, used e.g. for clothing.
  • A piece of the above used for polishing.
  • (colloquial) A cricket ball or football.
  • (plural: leathers) clothing made from the skin of animals, often worn by motorcycle riders.
  • (baseball) A good defensive play
  • Jones showed good leather to snare that liner.
  • (boxing) A punch.
  • (dated, humorous) The skin.
Pronunciation src :
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈlɛðə/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈlɛðɚ/
  • Rhymes: -ɛðə(ɹ)
Verb src :
  • leather (third-person singular simple present leathers, present participle leathering, simple past and past participle leathered)
  • To cover with leather.
  • To strike forcefully.
  • He leathered the ball all the way down the street.
  • To beat with a leather belt or strap.
Noun (Hyponyms) src :
  • (types of leather): chagrin, cordovan, cordwain, galuchat, maroquin, morocco, morocco leather, shagreen, sharkskin, taw

Popularity of the name Leather

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Total births of Leather by country

Births with the first name Leather
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019

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Personalities with the first name Leather

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Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Leather

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