Leonard meaning | Last name Leonard origin

Following is the meaning of Leonard surname. Family name Leonard is generally added after the name or middle name so also called last name.

Family Name / Last Name: Leonard No. of characters: 7 Origin: Unknown Meaning: Christian name formed both on a Latin root (leo lion = & GT; Leo) and a Germanic root (hard = hard). Popularized by St. Léonard (or Lienard), French hermit of the sixth century. Converted to Catholicism together Clovis, Saint Leonard retired in Limousin, where he founded a monastery called since Saint-Léonard-de-Noblac. Several French municipalities bear his name. The surname is widespread, but it is in the Moselle region and Limousin it is the most common.

Leonard is used as a family name or surname in many language. Leonard is 7 characters long in length.

There are about 89198 people in US who wears Leonard as surname and ranked 308 in US Census Bureau. In 2000 census, the last name was found in around 330.7 per 1 million , used in more than 1 hispanic race. It is also used as a first name, know the meaning of Leonard

Comments :Lakisha Serrano Leonard is a Christian name and surname representing the hybrid form of the Latin-Germanic consists leonhard, leon lion form of the Latin and Germanic hard which means strong, metaphorical nickname, that is to say strong as a lion . Celebrities having Leonard surname

Related Family Names:

Leo (China) LeóLéoLeocariaLeofaLeoffLeofreddiLeohrLeolaniLeoliniLeollingtonLeomoLeònLéonLeon'yevaLeonaLeonard (United States) LéonardLeonardi (Brazil) Leònardi

Surname is added at the end of the first name also known as given name. Most of the time, a family name is used as a surname. You might not know the meaning of Leonard surname. We have collected informaton regarding the meaning and origin of Leonard and displayed for better understanding of surnames. Discover how Leonard is originated?
Share your opinion on Leonard
Enter Code: