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Name Leonhard

Origin:From Old High German words for lion and brave, hardyTools:

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Languages of use:German, English
Short forms:Leen, Lenni
US 2021 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Leonard, Léonard, Bernhard, Lenard, Lennard, Leonarda, Leonardo, Lienhard, Meinhard, Reinhard     Details
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About Leonhard/Leonarda, the group of names with the same origin as Leonhard

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin, male:old Germanic two-element name
 known from Saint Leonard, a Frankish hermit (5th century AD)
Words:lewo = the lion  Old High German
 harti = brave, hardy  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:1:Leonardo Italy 2022,  7:Leonhard Düsseldorf 2015,  7:Leonard Düsseldorf 2013,  11:Lennart Sweden 2014,  12:Lenni Finland/Finnish 2014,  27:Lenny Switzerland 2016,  42:Lenart Slovenia 2022,  45:Léonard Paris 2019,  70:Lennert Belgium 2005,  73:Lenn Netherlands 2022
Name variants:Leen, Leonarda, Leen, Lenard, Lenart, Lenn, Lennard, Lennart, Lennert, Lenni, Lennie, Lenny, Leny, Leonard, Léonard, Leonardo, Leonhard, Lienhard, Linnart, Lionardo, Narding   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Leonhard

Austria 1999 87
Germany/Düsseldorf 2015 7