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What does Lennie mean?

Lennie Pronunciation of Lennie [lennie] as a name for boys is of English and Old German origin. Lennie is a version of Lenny (English): short version of Leonard.


Lennie has 1 variant: Lonny.

13 more related forms via Lenny, Leonard: Lee, Len, Lenard, Lenn, Lennard, Lennart, Lennell, Lennerd, Leon, Leone, Leonid, Leonides and Leonis.

Creative forms:
(male) Lawnie, Lenie, ..

(female) Lenlee, Lennia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lennie Ernesto (L.E.), ..

How popular is Lennie?

Lennie is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#59611 out of 150436, Top 40%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Lennie reached its highest rank of #918 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lennie name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Lennie listed in the Top 2000 are Leon (#314 in recent rankings), Leonard (#653), Lee (#679), Lenny (#1145), Lonny, Len, Lenard and Lennard. Other variants, like Lenn, are seldom used. These relations of Lennie were popular as birth names during the years 1900-1909 (median #970) and are now much less widespread (#1421, down 89%), with forms like Leonard falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lennie, Lee, Len, Lenard, Lennard in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lenny, Leon, Leonard, Lonny in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lennie is alike in pronunciation to Lannie, Lanny, Linnie, Lioni, Lionni and Lonnie. Other recommended names are Benjie, Benne, Bennie, Bernie, Connie, Dannie, Denlie, Dennie, Dennis, Donnie, Glennie, Heinie, Henlie, Jonnie, Kenlie, Kennie, Laine, Lane, Layne, Lemmie, Lenci, Lennox, Leslie, Linn, Lonn, Lonne, Lunn, Lynn, Mannie, Renne, Rennie, Ronnie, Sonnie, Sunnie, Tannie and Vinnie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lennie.