What does Leanda mean?
Leanda /le-an-da/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and the name Leanda means "lion man". Leanda is an alternate spelling of Leandra (Greek): feminine of Leander. Compare last name Landa.
How popular is Leanda?
Leanda is an uncommon given name for women. Leanda is an equivalently rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Leanda and affiliated names. Leandra is the only popular alternative form of Leanda (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. Forms like Leandre are uncommon. Adoption of this girl name reached its peak in 1990 (usage of 0.197%) and is now much lower. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Leanda is alike in pronunciation to Lawanda▼, Lenda, Leonda, Linda▼, Luanda, Lynda▼ and Lynnda. Other recommended similar baby names are Deanda, Leana and Leanna▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Leanda.