Meaning and Name Origin
Lonell \l(o)-ne-ll\ as a boys' name is of Latin and Old German derivation, and the name Lonell means "lion; ready for battle". Lonell is a variant of Lionel (Latin): used in the Middle Ages. Lonell is also a derivative of Lonnie (Old German): an independent name and short form of Alonzo (Old German) "ready for battle".
Lonell is a rare given name for males. Lonell is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Lonell and affiliated names. Popular related forms of Lonell (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Leonel (#430 last year), Lionel (#660), Lon, Lonnie and Lonny. These boy names reached the peak of their popularity during 1950-1959 and have become significantly less popular since, with the forms Lon, Lonnie and Lonny becoming less in vogue. Leonel (#430) and Lionel (#660) are two of the more fashionable baby names in this list, with Lionel enjoying a revival in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)