What does Levi mean?
Levi /levi/ as a boys' name is pronounced LEE-vye. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Levi is "joined". Biblical: Levi, third of Jacob's 12 sons, became father of the Levites tribe that was later assigned priestly duties. The name was revived by the Puritans.
How popular is Levi?
Levi is a very popular first name for men (#416 out of 1220, Top 34%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#4915 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Levi for boys. Levi reached its highest position of #45 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Levi and related names. The only other prominent variation form of Levi (#45 in 2014) appearing in the Top 1000 is Levy. Adoption of these relations of Levi was widespread during the years 1880-1889 (median #418) and is somewhat lower today (#522, ▼18%). Levi has generally been popular among parents, while Levy is now less popular.
Thinking of names?
Suggested similar baby names are Avi, Davi, Javi, Jovi, Le, Le-, Lea, Lech, Lee▼, Leif▼, Lem▼, Len▼, Lenci, Lenn, Leo▲, Leon▼, Leroi, Les▼, Lev, Lew▼, Lewis▼, Lex, Lexis, Lexo, Loki, Ravi, Tavi and Xavi. These names tend to be less commonly used than Levi.