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Girl Name: Leanna

Name: Leanna
Pronunciation: \le(an)-na\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Latin
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

Description

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.

Popularity

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)

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