What does Leonides mean?
(male) Landes, Levonides, ..
(female) Leonile, Leonileh, .. Middle name pairings:
Leonides Jesus (L.J.), ..
How popular is Leonides?
Leonides is a rare given name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#75695 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Lennie, Leonard (#653 via latest list) and Leonidas (#519) are the prominent alternative forms of Leonides (outside Top 2000). These forms of Leonides were popular a century ago (adoption of 0.49%) and have become much less widespread since (adoption 0.05%, ▼89.9%), with the version Leonard becoming less trendy. Leonard is more universally found than the rest, although Leonidas seems to be becoming a favorite too. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Adones, Denies, Dennes, Euclides, Geddes, Georges, Jones, Landen, Lander, Landers, Landis, Langden, Lanier, Lannie, Leander▼, Leandre, Leandrew, Leandro▲, Leandros, Leanther, Lemmie, Lemond, Lendell, Leomaris, Leon▼, Leonardo▲, Leoncio, Leondre, Leonel▲, Leonello, Leonerd, Leonhard, Leontios, Lerone, Leslie▼, Levander, Lewes, Lewis▼, Lexis, Liander, Lindel, Linden, Linder, Linnie, Lionel▲, Lioni, Lionisio (see Leon), Lionnel, London▲, Lonne, Lonnie▼, Lorimer, Louie▼, Louis▼, Lynden, Lyonel, Lyonnel, Lyons, Moises▲, Montes, Rhodes and Stones. These names tend to be more frequently used than Leonides.See names in meaning and etymology.