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Name Leander

Meaning:maybe man of the people (?), lion of a manTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:German
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Lander, Alexander, Alexander, Ander, Landen, Leandra, Léandre, Leandro, Léane, Leanne     Details
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About Leander/Leandra, the group of names with the same origin as Leander

Meaning/translation:maybe man of the people (?), lion of a man
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, male:in Greek mythology Leander is known from the tragic love story Hero and Leander
Words:laos = the people  Old Greek
 aner = the man  Old Greek
 leon = the lion  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:5:Leandro Switzerland/German 2012,  39:Leander Norway 2010,  39:Leano Switzerland/German 2015,  54:Leandra Switzerland/German 2013,  69:Lean Switzerland/German 2015,  267:Léandre France 2002
Old/original forms:Leandros Old Greek
Name variants:Leandra, Lean, Leander, Léandre, Leandro, Leandros, Leano   Sortable list   Details
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NorwayGraph2015 59,  2014 52,  2013 49,  2012 40,  2011 59,  2010 392009 51,  2008 61,  2007 57,  2006 72,  2005 100