What does Lenny mean?
(male) Lenly, Luny, ..
(female) Lenly, Lenne, ..
How popular is Lenny?
Lenny is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#968 out of 1220, Top 79%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#74398 out of 150436, Top 49%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Lenny for boys. Lenny entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its apex position of #628 in the U.S. in the 1960s, and is at #1145 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Leo (#91 last year), Leon (#314), Leonard (#653), Lee (#679), Lonny, Lennie, Len, Lenard and Lennard are the popular varying forms of Lenny (#1145 last year). These relations of Lenny reached the height of their popularity 115 years ago (adoption of 1.4%) and have become much less conventional since (adoption 0.3%, ▼75.1%), with forms such as Lenard going out of style.
Lenny is alike in pronunciation to Lannie, Lanny▼, Linnie, Lino, Lioni, Lionni, Lonnie▼ and Luano. Other suggested similar names are Benny▼, Berny, Danny▼, Denny▼, Donny▼, Glenny, Jonny, Kenny▼, Leary, Lenci, Lennox▲, Lenox, Leroy▼, Lesly, Levey, Levy, Lezly, Lindy, Linly, Linn, Linzy, Lonn, Lonne, Lundy, Lunn, Lynn▼, Manny, Renny, Ronny▼, Sonny▲, Sunny, Tenny and Vinny. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lenny.