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Origin

  • Germanic, Italian

Meaning/history

  • Brave as a lion, lion hearted,
  • Cuddley,
  • Patron Saint of Peasants and Horses

Nicknames

  • Lenny,
  • Leo,
  • Len

Interesting Leonards

  • Cohen,
  • Jason Leonard (English rugby player),
  • Leonard Rossiter,
  • Lenny Kravitz,
  • Leonard Hofstadter,
  • Leonard Nimoy,
  • (Leonard) James Callaghan

Unfortunate Leonards

  • Nimoy

Leonard goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • William

When I hear Leonard
I think of...

  • Depression,
  • My grandad,
  • The lion,
  • Johnny Galecki
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