What does Leonel mean?
Leonel is a somewhat popular first name for men (#742 out of 1220, Top 61%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Leonel for boys. Leonel was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #422 in the U.S. in 2005, and is currently at #430. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Leonel and affiliated names. Lee (#701 last year), Leo (#97), Leon (#321) and Lionel (#660) are the prominent alternative forms of Leonel (#430 last year). Usage of this boy name reached its peak during the years 1910-1919 and has become significantly lower since, with the forms Lee and Leon becoming less stylish. Leo (#97), Leonel (#430) and Lionel (#660) are three of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns here, with Leo and Lionel enjoying a rebound in popularity. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)