Lennox

First Name
6k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lennox

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  • A submission from Florida, United States says the name Lennox means "Amongst elm trees" and is of Scottish origin.
Other origins: English

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Wiktionary
  1. A habitational surname​
  2. A city in South Dakota

Notable Persons Named Lennox

Lennox Bacela is a soccer player for the Orlando Pirates, Santos F.C. (South Africa), Bloemfontein Celtic F.C., and South Africa national football team. Lennox was born on April 13th, 1983 in Knysna.

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Lennox Brown is a cricketer.

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Lennox was born on April 15th, 1927 in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago.

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Lennox was born in 1899. He breathed his last breath in 1986.

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Lennox Raphael is a journalist, poet, and playwright. Lennox was born in Trinidad.

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Lennox was born on October 16th, 1938. Lennox is also known as Mongameli Johnson Tshali. He died on September 7th, 2011.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Lennox

Annie Lennox is a pop music, pop rock, rock music, soul music, blue-eyed soul, new wave music, contemporary r&b, synthpop, electronica, adult contemporary music, and jazz musician. She has been prominent since 1976. Annie was given the name Ann Lennox on December 25th, 1954.

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Panda Bear is a musician and songwriter. He plays Drum kit, Sampler (musical instrument), Guitar, Synthesizer, Minimoog Voyager, Elektron (company), Roland SP-303, Teenage Engineering OP-1, JoMoX, and Vocals. His ongoing career started in 1998. Panda was given the name Noah Benjamin Lennox on July 17th, 1978 in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States.

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John Lennox is a in the field of mathematics. John was born on November 7th, 1943 in Northern Ireland.

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Lady was born as the child of Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond, Sarah Lennox, Duchess of Richmond, and Lennox on February 14th, 1745. She passed away in 1826.

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Tali was given the name Tali Lennox Fruchtmann in London.

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Charles Lennox was a cricketer. Charles was born on May 18th, 1701 in Goodwood, West Sussex, England. He left this life on August 8th, 1750.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1918 5 0 5
1919 5 0 5
1935 5 0 5
1943 7 0 7
1945 5 0 5
1948 6 0 6
1950 6 0 6
1951 5 0 5
1952 8 0 8
1954 6 0 6
1958 5 0 5
1959 7 0 7
1960 9 0 9
1961 9 0 9
1964 6 0 6
1965 6 0 6
1967 6 0 6
1968 10 0 10
1969 6 0 6
1970 10 0 10
1971 13 0 13
1972 10 0 10
1973 8 0 8
1975 6 0 6
1977 7 0 7
1978 6 0 6
1979 5 0 5
1981 8 0 8
1982 10 0 10
1983 8 0 8
1984 11 0 11
1985 6 0 6
1986 6 0 6
1987 11 0 11
1988 8 0 8
1989 9 0 9
1990 10 0 10
1991 9 0 9
1992 12 0 12
1993 18 0 18
1994 10 0 10
1995 12 0 12
1996 15 5 10
1997 9 0 9
1998 13 0 13
1999 21 0 21
2000 27 0 27
2001 22 0 22
2002 37 0 37
2003 35 0 35
2004 37 0 37
2005 53 5 48
2006 64 5 59
2007 86 11 75
2008 117 13 104
2009 174 10 164
2010 238 22 216
2011 308 45 263
2012 387 94 293
2013 509 154 355
2014 689 214 475
2015 977 379 598
2016 1,089 395 694
2017 1,200 438 762

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Popularity of Lennox as a first name

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Popularity of Lennox as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lennox U.S.
  White 85.96% 64.26%
  African American 8.02% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.64% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.36% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.01% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.01% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lennox

People with the last name Lennox are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Lennox

  • How Popular is the name Lennox? Lennox is the 3,239th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lennox was the 9,097th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lennox have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,442 babies born with the first name Lennox in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lennox to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lennox? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Lennox first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lennox is Friday, September 20th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Lennox born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lennox was in 2017 with a total of 762 babies.
  • Random Lennox Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lennox is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Lennox: Your name in reverse order is Xonnel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nxoeln. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lennox? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,591 people with the last name Lennox.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lennox? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Lennox as their last name.

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  • 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).
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