Meaning and name origin
Leopold \le(o)-po-ld\ as a boy's name is pronounced LEE-oh-pold. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Leopold is "brave people". A saint's name. A royal or aristocratic name in Belgium, Austria, and Britain.
Leopold is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#10472 out of 88799, Top 12%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Leopold for boys. Leopold reached its highest rank of #545 in the U.S. in 1900-1909. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Leopold and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Leo (#97), Leopoldo and Leopold. (2014 statistics).