Lenard

First Name
10k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
3k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
First
Last
On This Page

How to Pronounce Lenard

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Male (French)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (French)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Tennessee, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Lenard?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Lenard mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Lenard

"Lenard" is a name of French origin, and it means "Lion-bold". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. German physicist who studied cathode rays (1862-1947)
Wiktionary

Of Germanic origin, it means: as brave as a lion.

  1. A male given name, cognate to English Leonard.

Notable Persons Named Lenard

Charlamagne was given the name Lenard McKelvey on June 29th, 1980 in Moncks Corner, South Carolina, U.S.

Popularity:

Leon Greene is an actor and opera singer. Leon was given the name Lenard George Green in 1931 in West Ham. Leon is also known as Green and Lenard George.

Popularity:

Lenard was born on February 13th, 1958.

Popularity:

Lénárd was born on August 5th, 1981 in Oradea.

Popularity:

Popularity:

Notable Persons With the Last Name Lenard

Mark Lenard was a film and television actor. He was most active from 1951 to 1993. Mark was given the name Leonard Rosenson on October 15th, 1924 in Chicago. He died on November 22nd, 1996.

Popularity:

Philipp Lenard was a scientist in the field of physics. Philipp was given the name Philipp Eduard Anton von Lenard on June 7th, 1862 in Bratislava. He left this life on May 20th, 1947.

Popularity:

Voshon Lenard is a basketball player for the Oklahoma City Cavalry, Denver Nuggets, Miami Heat, Toronto Raptors, and Portland Trail Blazers. He was most active from 1995 to 2006. Voshon was born on May 14th, 1973 in Detroit.

Popularity:

Alexander was born on March 9th, 1910 in Budapest. He breathed his last breath on April 13th, 1972.

Popularity:

Joan A. Lenard is a Judge on United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Joan was born in 1952 in Amityville, New York.

Popularity:

Michael was born on May 20th, 1955.

Popularity:

How popular is the baby name Lenard in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 8 0 8
1881 14 0 14
1882 12 0 12
1883 7 0 7
1884 10 0 10
1885 16 0 16
1886 9 0 9
1887 9 0 9
1888 5 0 5
1889 10 0 10
1890 6 0 6
1891 9 0 9
1892 9 0 9
1893 8 0 8
1894 13 0 13
1895 20 0 20
1896 13 0 13
1897 14 0 14
1898 12 0 12
1899 14 0 14
1900 20 0 20
1901 14 0 14
1902 19 0 19
1903 23 0 23
1904 12 0 12
1905 25 0 25
1906 26 0 26
1907 30 0 30
1908 22 0 22
1909 22 0 22
1910 32 0 32
1911 38 0 38
1912 56 0 56
1913 57 0 57
1914 86 0 86
1915 107 0 107
1916 118 0 118
1917 141 0 141
1918 135 0 135
1919 182 0 182
1920 201 0 201
1921 184 0 184
1922 196 0 196
1923 201 0 201
1924 199 0 199
1925 204 0 204
1926 186 0 186
1927 195 0 195
1928 200 7 193
1929 179 0 179
1930 167 0 167
1931 145 0 145
1932 188 0 188
1933 137 0 137
1934 123 0 123
1935 136 0 136
1936 137 0 137
1937 136 0 136
1938 139 0 139
1939 112 0 112
1940 128 0 128
1941 129 0 129
1942 118 0 118
1943 137 0 137
1944 117 0 117
1945 106 0 106
1946 112 0 112
1947 126 0 126
1948 119 0 119
1949 130 0 130
1950 129 0 129
1951 122 0 122
1952 107 0 107
1953 128 0 128
1954 135 0 135
1955 122 0 122
1956 123 0 123
1957 136 0 136
1958 114 0 114
1959 90 0 90
1960 130 0 130
1961 100 0 100
1962 94 0 94
1963 106 0 106
1964 91 0 91
1965 100 0 100
1966 98 0 98
1967 66 0 66
1968 74 0 74
1969 79 0 79
1970 84 0 84
1971 88 0 88
1972 80 0 80
1973 76 0 76
1974 73 0 73
1975 52 0 52
1976 57 0 57
1977 52 0 52
1978 43 0 43
1979 58 0 58
1980 71 0 71
1981 63 0 63
1982 67 0 67
1983 66 0 66
1984 55 0 55
1985 46 0 46
1986 44 0 44
1987 39 0 39
1988 48 0 48
1989 43 0 43
1990 43 0 43
1991 36 0 36
1992 51 0 51
1993 35 0 35
1994 29 0 29
1995 28 0 28
1996 24 0 24
1997 24 0 24
1998 24 0 24
1999 25 0 25
2000 18 0 18
2001 17 0 17
2002 23 0 23
2003 20 0 20
2004 15 0 15
2005 23 0 23
2006 14 0 14
2007 22 0 22
2008 19 0 19
2009 15 0 15
2010 11 0 11
2011 15 0 15
2012 21 0 21
2013 8 0 8
2014 14 0 14
2015 17 0 17
2016 13 0 13
2017 8 0 8

Where is the name Lenard popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Lenard as a first name

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Lenard as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in Mississippi, Arkansas, or Alabama.

Popularity of Lenard as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Lenard as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in Illinois, Louisiana, or Mississippi.

Common last names for Lenard

  • Johnson
  • Williams
  • Smith
  • Brown
  • Wilson
  • Davis
  • Moore
  • Jackson
  • Miller
  • Robinson
  • Martin
  • Harris
  • King

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lenard U.S.
  White 68.25% 64.26%
  African American 25.35% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.23% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.13% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lenard

People with the last name Lenard are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Lenard

  • What name lists does Lenard rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Lenard? Lenard is the 2,520th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lenard was the 9,412th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lenard have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,931 babies born with the first name Lenard in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lenard to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lenard? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Lenard first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lenard is Tuesday, April 22nd, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Lenard born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lenard was in 1925 with a total of 204 babies.
  • Random Lenard Factoid: According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lenard is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 17 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1920.
  • Weird things about the name Lenard: Your name in reverse order is Dranel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Drnael. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lenard? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,455 people with the last name Lenard.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lenard? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Lenard as their last name.

What Lenards Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Lenard

Name poster for Lenard(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.