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pinWhat does Leandro mean?

Leandro /le-an-dro/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Leandro is "lion man". Leandro is an alternate form of Leander (Greek) with the suffix -o.


Leandro has 2 variants: Leandrew and Liandro.

Leandro has 8 more alternative forms via Leander: Ander, Leandre, Leandros, Leanther, Lee, Leiandros, Leo and Liander.

Kreatif forms: Lendro, Lindro, Londro. [more]

pinHow popular is Leandro?

Leandro is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1183 out of 1220, Top 97%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#23350 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Leandro for boys. Leandro was first listed in 2005 and reached its top rank of #784 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Leandro and affiliated names. Leander, Lee (#701 a year ago) and Leo (#97) are the prominent varying forms of Leandro (#784 a year ago) ranked in the Top 1000. Usage of these boy names was at its peak during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.6083%) and is now much less (usage 0.3545%, down 41.7%), with the forms Leander and Lee becoming less stylish. Leandro (#784) and Leo (#97) are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns among these, and there is also a resurgence in birth name usage for Leo. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Leandro, Leander, Lee, Leo in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lee, Leo outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Leandro is pronounced similarly to Landry. Other suggested similar baby names are Leondre and Lesandro. These names tend to be less commonly used than Leandro.