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Meaning and name origin

Leonie \le(o)-nie\ as a girl's name is pronounced LAY-o-nee, LEE-oh-nee, lay-OH-nee. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Leonie is "lion". Léonie is the French feminine form of Leon, more popular in Europe than Leona. See also Loni.


Leonie has 10 variant forms: Leonda, Leondra, Leondrea, Leonline, Leone, Leonela, Leoni, Leonie, Leonine and Leontine.


Leonie is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2784 out of 4276, Top 65%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Leonie for girls. Leonie reached its highest rank of #712 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Leonie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Leonie outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Leonie and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Leona (#738), Leontine, Leone, Leonie and Loni. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Leona, Leontine, Leone, Leonie, Loni in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Leona outside U.S.

Similar Names

Leonie is also pronounced similarly to Lanie, Lannie, Lenae, Leonia, Linnie, Lonee, Lonie and Lonnie. Other suggested similar baby names are Leanne, Lene and Leoine. These names tend to be less commonly used than Leonie.