Meaning and name origin
Lonell \l(o)-ne-ll\ as a boy's name is of Latin and Old German origin, and the meaning of Lonell is "lion; ready for battle". Lonell is a variant of Lionel (Latin): used in the Middle Ages. Also a variant of Lonnie (Old German): an independent name and short form of Alonzo (Old German) "ready for battle".
Lonell is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Lonell and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Leonel (#430), Lionel (#660) and Lonnie. (2014 statistics).
Lonell is also pronounced similarly to Lennell. Other suggested similar baby names are Donell, Leonello, Lionello, Lionelo, Lonzell, Lornell, Lovell, Lowell, Lyonelo and Ronell. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lonell.