What does Lev mean?
(male) Leev, Llev, ..
(female) Leli, Levla, .. Middle name pairings:
Lev Cain (L.C.), ..
How popular is Lev?
Lev is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#32939 out of 150436, Top 22%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name history of Lev for boys. Lev entered the list in 2010 and reached its peak rank of #1298 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Below is a charted study of the statistics of the boy name Lev and related names. Leo (#91 last year), Leon (#314) and Lee (#679) are the popular variation forms of Lev (#1298 last year). Other forms, like Lyon, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Lev was widespread among parents 115 years ago (adoption of 1%) and has become much diminished since (adoption 0.3%, 67.5% less), with versions like Lee becoming somewhat outmoded.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bev, Dev, Le, Le-, Lea, Lem▼, Len, Les, Levi▲, Levy, Lew▼, Lex, Nev and Zev. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lev.