Leo name popularity, meaning and origin
Name Popularity: 100%
Leo name meaning:
The name Leo is of Latin origin and is derived from the Latin word "leo," which means "lion." As a result, the name Leo is often interpreted to mean "lion-like" or "brave as a lion."
The lion has been historically regarded as a symbol of strength, courage, and royalty, and these qualities are often associated with the name Leo. The name has a long history of use and has been borne by numerous saints, popes, and historical figures.
Leo is a classic and timeless name that has remained popular in various cultures and regions. It is appreciated for its simplicity, strong sound, and positive associations.
Overall UK ranking: 6 out of 4789
3465 recorded births last year
Change in rank
Historical popularity of Leo
The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Leo from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Leo in 2024