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Girl Name: Leonie

Name: Leonie
Pronunciation: \le(o)-nie\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: lion
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Leonia, Lonie
Variant forms: Leonda, Leondra, Leondrea, Leonline, Leone, Leonela, Leoni, Leonie, Leonine, Leontine
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2784


Leonie \le(o)-nie\ as a girl's name is pronounced LAY-o-nee, LEE-oh-nee, lay-OH-nee. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Leonie is "lion". L?ie is the French feminine form of Leon, more popular in Europe than Leona. See also Loni.

Leonie has 10 variant forms: Leonda, Leondra, Leondrea, Leonline, Leone, Leonela, Leoni, Leonie, Leonine and Leontine.

Baby names that sound like Leonie are Leonia and Lonie.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Leonie.


Leonie is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2784 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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