What does Leone mean?
Leone /le-one/ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Leone). Leone's roots are Greek and Old German, and the meaning of the name Leone is "lion strength". Leone is a version of Leon (Greek): variation of Leo. Leone is also a variation of Leonard (Old German). Leone is also used as a variation of Napoleon.
How popular is Leone?
Leone is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#2216 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the statistics of the boy name Leone and associated names. Popular related forms of Leone (not ranked) are Lee (#701 last year), Len, Lennie, Lenny, Leo (#97), Leon (#321), Leonard (#662), Lonny and Napoleon. Adoption of these relations of Leone was well-received during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.533%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.247%, 53.7% less), with versions such as Lee, Len, Lenny, Lonny and Napoleon becoming somewhat outmoded. Leo is the most fashionable name for newborns here, and there is also a rekindling in birth name usage for this name. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Leone is alike in pronunciation to Laine, Lane▲, Layne, Lewayne, Lin, Linn, Lion, Lon▼, Lonn, Lonne, Lunn, Lyn, Lynn▼ and Lyon. Other suggested similar baby names are Benne, Berne, Boone, Deane, Dene, Gene▼, Heine, Herne, Jerone, Keane, Keene, Keyne, Ledon, Lemond, Leondre, Leonel▲, Leron, Lerone, Levon, Lionel▲, Long, Lorne▼, Lowe, Lyonel, Lyons, Rene▼, Renne, Roone, Stone▼ and Verne▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Leone.