What does Leoine mean?
Leoine [leoine] as a name for girls has its roots in Greek and Latin, and Leoine means "lion man". Leoine is an alternate spelling of Leandra (Greek): feminine of Leander. Leoine is also a derivative of Leona (Latin): American version.
VARIANT Leone▼CREATIVE FORMS
(female) Leoile, Lune, ..
(male) Leoian, Leoile, .. MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Leoine Melia (L.M.), ..
How popular is Leoine?
Leoine is an unusual given name for females. Leoine is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Leoine (NOT RANKED) are Leandra, Leola, Leona (#683 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Leone, Leonia, Leonie and Leontine. Other forms, like Leontyne, are uncommon. These forms of Leoine were favored during the years 1900-1909 (USAGE OF 0.4%) and are now much less common, with forms like Leona becoming less fashionable. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)
Leoine is pronounced similarly to Laine, Lane, Layne, Lean, Leann▼, Leanne▼, Leeann▼, Leeanne, Leianne, Lene, Leyanne, Liahne, Liane, Lianne, Lin, Linn, Luane, Luanne▼ and Lynne▼. Other recommended names are Celine, Deline, Deonne, Derine, Jenine, Laina, Lainey▲, Lanie, Larine, Leana, Leanna, Leena, Leiana, Leina, Lena▼, Lenae, Leni, Lenice, Lenna▼, Leoni, Leonine, Leonline (see Leonie), Leraine, Letice, Levina, Levonne, Lewana, Lexie, Lexina, Lexine, Leyna, Lina, Linea, Loire, Loise, Lona▼, Lonee, Loni, Lonie▼, Lonna, Lonni, Lonnie, Lorine▼, Lorne, Lucine, Lusine, Meline, Nerine, Regine, Reine, Rejine, Rexine, Seline, Teone, Verine and Zeline. These names tend to be more frequently used than Leoine.See names in meaning and etymology.