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Leo meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Leo No. of characters: 3 Gender: BoyOrigin: German Dutch Swedish Norwegian Danish Finnish English Croatian Late Roman Latin
How to pronounce Leo léo What does my name mean? 
Meanings: Lion Brave Lion-bold Brave People Lion-man Leo Greek, Latin origin, meaning: lion Short form of Leonhard (meaning composition of "Lion" and "strong") and Leopold (meaning composition of "folk" and "bold"). Pope popular name. Namesakes: Leon Trotsky, Soviet politician.

Leo was ranked 91 in 2015 US male names list and elevated by 6.19% from its previous ranking of 97 in 2014. Leo was ranked 958 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.70% from its previous ranking of 942 in 2014.

Full form of Leo : Light-Hearted Eccentric Obliging

Leo is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Whales which is popular since 2001 and ranked 16 in 2014. Around 27950 people wear Leo as their first name. Leo is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Leo is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1888 and ranked 91 (0.115119% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 188733 people wear Leo as their first name. Leo is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1880 and ranked 91 (0.115119% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 188733 people have Leo as their first name. Leo is not a native United States and Leo may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.052795% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Leo
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Expression number of Leo is 5.

Leo love adventure, excitement and freedom. Leo are clever, quick-witted and unusually adaptable. Leo are capable of doing anything they wish for.

Names that rhyme with Leo Famous people named Leo
Mary McLeod in London Blackout Murders as Actress
Cleo Van Eden in Heisse Nächte as Actress
Léonie Berthonnaud in X.A.N.A. 2.0 as Actress
Leonora Hornblow in Goldwyn: The Man and His Movies as
Leona Helmsley in 1989 as
Jenny Leonhardt in Eloise at Large as Actress
Lili Leon in A la cama con Porcel as Actress
Pinky de Leon in Santa santita as Actress
Leonie Norton in One Life to Live as Actress
Leona Gage in Tales of Terror as Actress
Léo Baptistão is a Brazilian soccer player. He plays for striker
Names like Leo Leo Namesakes Related Names: LeoLeobaLeobardoLeocadiaLeocadioLeodaLeodanLeodbrihtLeodeganceLeodegarioLeodegranLeodegranceLeodhereLeodisLeodoreLeodwaldLeofLeofaLeofardLeofecaPosts having Leo: Comments :Leo is a proper name Italian male. The name has come from the Latin name Imperial Leo, literally " lion ". It was very popular among the early Christians and was chosen by thirteen popes. The names Leone and Lev , the source respectively the Greek and Russian, are the related, thus having the same meaning, and it is not uncommon to be used interchangeably with each other (as in the case of the various popes with this name, or the famous writer Leo Tolstoy ); the name Leonio is instead a derivative thereof. Meaningfully, Leo can be compared, in addition to the aforementioned Leone and Lev, even to ' the Arab Osama and all' Jewish Ari. Versions in other languages ​​of the name are Czech : Leoš, Croatian : Leo, Danish : Leo, Finnish : Leo, French : Léo, English : Leo, Female: Leola, Latin : Leo, Norwegian : Leo, Russian : Лев ( Lev ), Dutch : Leo, Portuguese : Léo, Swedish : Leo, German : Leo, Hungarian : Leó. - Alexia Hurless Popularity of Leo
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