What does Leenah mean?
Leenah /lee-nah/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Leenah's name origin is Greek, and the meaning of the name Leenah is "sun ray". Leenah is an alternate spelling of Alina (Greek): Slavic version of Helen. Compare last name Lenau.
How popular is Leenah?
Leenah is an uncommon first name for women. Leenah is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Leenah and affiliated names. Aleen, Aleena (#495 in 2014), Alena (#617), Alene, Alina (#192), Aline, Allene, Alline, Lena (#279) and Lina (#767) are the prominent related forms of Leenah (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. Variants like Lenah are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during 1910-1919 (usage of 0.3121%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.265%, down 15.1%), with the versions Alene, Aline, Allene and Lina becoming less in vogue. Aleena (#495), Alena (#617), Alina (#192) and Lena (#279) are four of the more contemporarily stylish baby names in this compilation, and there is a resurgence in birth name usage for Lena. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Leenah is alike in pronunciation to Lanah, Lannah, Leana, Leanah, Leannah, Leeona, Leina, Lenae, Lenai, Lenna▼, Leona▼ and Leyna. Other recommended similar baby names are Leelah and Neenah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Leenah.