Leonides

First Name
614
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
466
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Leonides

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  • A user from United States says the name Leonides is of Greek origin and means "Lion".

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Notable Persons Named Leonides

Leonides Sarao Virata was an economist. Leonides was born Leonides Sarao Virata on April 22nd, 1918. He left this life on July 14th, 1976.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Leonides

He holds the title Martyr. He died in 202.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1919 6 6 0
1920 8 0 8
1922 6 0 6
1923 5 0 5
1925 5 0 5
1934 5 0 5
1936 8 0 8
1942 11 0 11
1947 7 0 7
1948 6 0 6
1950 5 0 5
1954 6 0 6
1956 8 0 8
1960 11 0 11
1961 10 0 10
1962 7 0 7
1964 9 0 9
1965 10 0 10
1966 9 0 9
1967 10 0 10
1968 12 0 12
1969 8 0 8
1970 6 0 6
1971 10 5 5
1972 13 0 13
1973 6 0 6
1974 6 0 6
1976 10 0 10
1977 9 0 9
1978 9 0 9
1979 9 0 9
1980 7 0 7
1981 19 7 12
1982 9 0 9
1984 6 0 6
1985 9 0 9
1986 5 0 5
1987 10 0 10
1988 10 0 10
1989 10 0 10
1990 11 0 11
1991 9 0 9
1992 13 0 13
1993 16 0 16
1994 7 0 7
1995 7 0 7
1997 6 0 6
1998 6 0 6
1999 10 0 10
2000 10 0 10
2001 7 0 7
2002 9 0 9
2003 6 0 6
2004 6 0 6
2005 8 0 8
2006 9 0 9
2007 7 0 7
2008 15 0 15
2009 7 0 7
2010 15 0 15
2011 9 0 9
2012 16 0 16
2013 12 0 12
2014 11 0 11
2015 17 0 17
2016 14 0 14
2017 16 0 16

Common last names for Leonides

  • Rodriguez
  • Rivera
  • Hernandez
  • Lopez
  • Garcia
  • Torres
  • Diaz
  • Martinez
  • Alvarez
  • Flores
  • Cruz
  • Melendez

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Leonides U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 98.71% 16.26%

Of Last Name Leonides

People with the last name Leonides are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Leonides

  • How Popular is the name Leonides? Leonides is the 14,346th most popular name of all time. As a last name Leonides was the 45,804th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Leonides have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 614 babies born with the first name Leonides in the United States. That's more than enough people named Leonides to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Leonides? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Leonides first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Leonides is Tuesday, April 11th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Leonides born? The highest recorded use of the first name Leonides was in 2015 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Random Leonides Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Leonides is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Leonides: Your name in reverse order is Sedinoel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Elienosd. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Leonides? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 466 people with the last name Leonides.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Leonides? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Leonides as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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