Gender / Sex: girl
Related Names: Aileen
Sounds Like: Lianna, Leannah, Lanna, Lenna, Lewanna, Luanna
Variant forms: Leana, Leann, Leanne, Lee-Ann, Leeann, Leeanne, Leianne, Leyanne, Leigh-Anne, Leighanna, Lianne
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 914
Leanna \le(an)-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced lee-AHN-ah. It is of English origin. Possibly derived from an Irish Gaelic form of Helen; most likely a blend of Lee and Anna. In Latin, the word "leana" means "lioness", and thus the name may be a feminine variant of Leo or Leon. See also Liana. Country-western singer LeAnn Rimes.
Leanna has 11 variant forms: Leana, Leann, Leanne, Lee-Ann, Leeann, Leeanne, Leianne, Leyanne, Leigh-Anne, Leighanna and Lianne.
For more information, see also the related name Aileen.
Baby names that sound like Leanna are Lianna, Leannah, Lanna, Lenna, Lewanna and Luanna.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Leanna.
Leanna is a very popular first name for women (#914 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)