What does Leanna mean?
Leanna /lean-na/ as a girls' name is pronounced lee-AN-a, lee-AHN-ah. It is of English origin. Possibly derived from an Irish Gaelic form of Helen; most likely a blend of Lee and Anna. In Latin, the word "leana" means "lioness", and thus the name may be a feminine variant of Leo or Leon. See also Liana. Country-western singer Leann Rimes.
Related girl name: Aileen.
Leanna has 25 more related forms via Anna, Helen, Lee, Liana: Elaina▲, Elana, Hania, Helaina, Helana, Helena, Helenna, Ileana, Jelena, Lana▲, Lea▲, Lean, Leanora, Leiana, Lena▼, Leni, Leonara, Leonora▼, Leora▼, Liahna, Liane, Liann, Lianna, Lina and Yelena.Kreatif forms:
(female) Leanni, Leanta, ..
(male) Leanlan, Leannali, ..
How popular is Leanna?
Leanna is a very popular first name for females (#914 out of 4276, Top 21%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#61376 out of 150436, Top 41%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name history of Leanna for girls. Leanna reached its apex rank of #389 in the U.S. in 1990, and is at #725 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular variation forms of Leanna (#725 in 2014) ranked in the Top 2000 are Aileen (#562 in 2014), Anna (#34), Elaina (#281), Elana (#1361), Helen (#404), Helena (#502), Ileana, Lana (#351), Lea (#677), Leana, Leann (#1898), Leanne (#1847), Leanora, Lee, Leeann, Leeanne, Lena (#279), Leo, Leon, Leonora, Leora, Liana (#582), Liane, Lianna (#1396), Lianne and Lina (#767). Other forms, like Liann, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Leanna was well-received during the years 1890-1899 (adoption of 10.7%) and is now much lower (adoption 0.9%, ▼92%), with forms like Leeann becoming less fashionable. The more fashionable birth names here are Aileen, Elaina, Lana, Lea and Liana.
Leanna is alike in pronunciation to Laina, Lanae, Lanah, Laney▲, Lani, Lannie, Leanah, Leannah, Leeona, Leeowna, Lenae, Lenah, Lenna▼, Leyna, Linna, Linnea, Louanna, Luanna, Luannah, Luannie, Luna▲, Luwana, Lyna, Lynea and Lynnea. Other recommended names are Alanna▲, Ayanna, Channa, Cianna, Danna, Deanda, Deeanna, Denna, Dhanna, Eanna, Ileanna, Ioanna, Janna▼, Jeanina, Jeanna, Jeanne▼, Jenna▼, Jianna, Joanna, Kenna▲, Keonna, Laine, Layne, Leasa, Ledonna, Leeahnne (see Liane), Lenda, Leonda, Levona, Lexann, Lexina, Livanna, Loreanna, Luanda, Luann▼, Lynne▼, Penna, Ranna, Reannah, Rheanna, Ryanna, Seana, Shanna▼, Sueanna, Teanna, Tyanna, Vanna, Yanna, Ysanna and Zanna. These names tend to be less frequently used than Leanna.