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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Lean

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Scottish
  • Meaning: Serves John
  • #12237 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
4k Leana (Scottish)
2k Lainie (Scottish)

How popular is the name "Lean" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1916550
1919606
1920505
1923505
1924550
1925505
192610010
19271688
1929550
1930505
1934505
1951550
1956880
1957880
1958660
1959660
1960880
1961990
1962880
196310100
196411110
1965880
1966770
196714140
1968880
196910100
197014140
1971770
1972880
1973880
197411110
1975660
197610100
197711110
197816160
197911110
198017170
198115150
198224240
198319190
198417170
198527270
198623230
198715150
198822220
198915150
199010100
1991770
199211110
1993660
1994550
1995770
1997880
1998770
199910100
2000660
20021055
2003550
2004990
2006880
200713130
20081486
20091477
201015150
20111468
201217710
20131798
201422616

Want to know about the populiarty of Lean? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 729 babies born with the name Lean in the United States. That's more than enough Leans to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1916 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lean" was in 1985 with a total of 27 babies.

According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lean" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of only 23 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Lean" mean?

Lean (Scottish): Serves John

The name "Lean" is of Scottish origin and it means "Serves John". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 27 other names that are similar to this one.

L is for little, the little things you do.

E is for elegant, born within you.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nael". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Alne". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Lean popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Lean in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Lean born Jul 28, 1925

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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