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Name Leon

Meaning:the lionTools:

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About the name Leon in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, English
US 2017 rank:#244     ... 243:Griffin, 244:Arthur, 245:Leon, 246:Felix, 247:Remington ...     Full US 2017 list
Similarly written:León, Léon, Deon, Keon, Lean, Leen, Leen, Lenn, Leo, Léo     Details
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About Leo/Leonie, the group of names with the same origin as Leon

Meaning/translation:the lion
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:derives from a late Latin cognomen
 also a short form of the names Leonhard and Leopold
 until now there were 13 popes with this name
Words:leo = the lion  Latin
Topics:Popes, Roman nickname
Variants' top ranks:1:Leo Luxembourg 2017,  1:Léon Germany 2001,  1:Leon Germany 2006,  1:Leonie Austria First 2008,  3:Léo France 2012,  13:Lone Denmark 2015,  15:Lionel Switzerland/German 2010,  20:Leona Croatia 2017,  25:León Chile 2016,  26:Léonie France 2012
Somehow related to:Leonhard, Leopold
Name variants:Léane, Leola, Leona, Leoni, Léoni, Leonie, Léonie, Leonique, Leonita, Lona, Lone, Leo, Léo, Leon, León, Léon, Leonas, Léonce, Leone, Leonel, Leonello, Lev, Lew, Lio, Lion, Lionel   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2017 96,  2016 91
England+WalesGraph2017 98,  2016 92,  2015 85,  2014 85,  2013 75,  2012 72,  2011 62,  2010 60,  2009 602008 62,  2007 75,  2006 74,  2005 76,  2004 75,  2003 76
IrelandGraph2017 53,  2016 58,  2015 54,  2014 54,  2013 56,  2012 54,  2011 52,  2010 56,  2009 53,  2008 442007 75,  2006 73,  2005 82,  2004 82,  2003 85,  2002 81,  2001 68,  2000 77,  1999 77
ScotlandGraph2017 76,  2016 67,  2015 55,  2014 64,  2013 56,  2012 502011 53,  2010 62,  2009 58,  2008 62,  2007 69,  2006 77,  2005 82,  2004 84,  2003 95,  2002 98,  2001 89,  2000 99
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 460,  1980-1989 309,  1960-1969 194
USA yearlyGraph2017 2442016 276,  2015 314,  2014 321,  2013 325,  2012 357,  2011 405,  2010 417,  2009 445,  2008 502,  2007 489,  2006 502,  2005 524,  2004 520,  2003 497,  2002 491,  2001 491,  2000 500,  1999 481,  1998 476,  1997 489,  1996 458,  1995 452,  1994 421,  1993 425
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