What does Lenda mean?
Lenda [len-da] as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and the name Lenda means "lion's strength; lion strength". Lenda is a variant form of Lenna (Old German): feminine of Leonard. Lenda is also a form of Leonarda (Old German).
2 alternative forms via Lenna, Leonarda: Lenarda and Lennarda.Creative forms:
(female) Lendad, Lendai, ..
(male) Lendai, Lendam, .. Middle name pairings:
Lenda Angeline (L.A.), ..
How popular is Lenda?
Lenda is an unusual first name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#76700 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Lenda entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #1392 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Leonarda and Lenna are the popular related forms of Lenda. Other forms, like Lennarda, are uncommon. These forms of Lenda reached the apex of their popularity 135 years ago (average #1484), but now, the form Lenna has become somewhat dated.
Lenda is pronounced similarly to Lawanda▼, Leanda, Leonda, Linda▼, Lindee, Lindey, Lindi, Lindie, Lindy, Luanda, Lundie, Lundy, Lynda▼, Lyndee, Lyndi, Lyndy and Lynnda. Other recommended names are Annda, Brenda▼, Canda, Enda, Gwenda, Hedda, Heida, Hinda, Hynda, Ieeda, Jenda, Kelda, Kenda, Lada, Lauda, Leanna, Leasa, Lecia, Leda, Leesa, Leeta, Leia▲, Leida, Leina, Lena▼, Leneta, Lenis, Lenita, Lenora▼, Lenya, Leoda, Leona▼, Leota▼, Lesha, Letta, Lexia, Lexya, Leyda, Leyna, Lina, Lind, Linea, Loida, Lona▼, Lynde, Manda▼, Nanda, Nelda▼, Randa, Veda▲, Veeda, Veida, Velda▼, Verda▼, Welda, Wenda, Zanda and Zenda. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lenda.See names in meaning and etymology.