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Leonard Meaning


What does Leonard mean?

The name Leonard is of German origin.

The meaning of Leonard is "lion strong".

Leonard is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Le-nard.

The Given Name Leonard

Leonard is a name with authenticness.

A popular name, Leonard possesses great character.

Wrap it up and take it home, Leonard may just be the name you're looking for.

Leonard falls into the name categories animal, classic.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Leonard 'Red' Kelly, Leonard Bernstein, and Leonard Cohen.

Leonard Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 633 in baby name popularity for boys with 415 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 603 in baby name popularity for boys with 435 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Leonard has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Leonard Name Popularity Page.

Leonard Related Names

Variants of the name Leonard include Lenard, Lennard.

Leonard has the diminutives (nicknames) Lenne, Lennie, Lenny.

Famous Leonards

  • Leonard 'Red' Kelly ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Leonard Bernstein ~ Musician
  • Leonard Cohen ~ Folk Musician
  • Leonard Kimura ~ Saint
  • Leonard Nimoy ~ Actor
  • Leonard of Noblac ~ Saint
  • Leonard of Vandoeuvre ~ Saint

Leonard Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Leonard.

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Leonard Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Leonard in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Leonard.

Just for fun, see the name Leonard in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Leonard in Nautical Flags page.