Lennox - boys name

Lennox name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 94%

Lennox name meaning:

The name Lennox is of Scottish origin and has several possible meanings. It is derived from the Gaelic surname Mac Gille Fhinnein, meaning "son of the servant of Saint Finnan." The name Finnan is associated with an early Irish saint, known for his virtue and piety. Lennox is also a place name in Scotland, referring to the historic region of Lennox, which was located in the central part of the country.

In recent years, Lennox has gained popularity as a given name for boys. It is often associated with traits such as strength, power, and resilience. The name Lennox carries an air of sophistication and elegance, while still maintaining an element of masculinity. It has a modern and trendy feel, making it appealing to parents looking for a unique and distinctive name for their son. Overall, Lennox is a name that exudes a sense of history and heritage, while also being fashionable and contemporary.

Origin: Celtic

From the field of elm trees.



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Overall UK ranking: 308 out of 4789

152 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (233)

Historical popularity of Lennox

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