What Size Is Youth Large?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 27, 2020 3:43:28 AM ET
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Youth large is equivalent to size 12 to 14 in children. Some brands vary in size slightly so each one may fit differently.

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Letters or numbers are typically used to denote pant and shirt sizes. Youth large is sometimes referred to as "L" and universally, this size fits children with 31 to 33-inch chests, 26 to 27.5-inch waists and 55 to 60 inches in height. Youth medium is the same as size 8 to 10 and youth small fits children wearing size 6 to 7. Youth X-large is converted into sizes 16 through 18. Adult sizes are commonly used for sizes larger than youth X-large.