What does Lev mean?
Lev is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#21440 out of 88799, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Lev and related names. Leo (#97 last year), Leon (#321), Leonel (#430) and Lee (#701) are the popular variation forms of Lev (#unlisted). Usage of this boy name was at its highest during 1890-1899 and has become much less since, with the versions Lee and Leon becoming less stylish. Leo (#97) and Leonel (#430) are two of the more contemporarily stylish boy names in this compilation, with Leo enjoying a resurgence in popularity. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)