What 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.
How 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)
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)