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The name Leo is of Latin origin, and means lion.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Leo has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Leo
Use of the Name Leo for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
159,805 36,070 13,739 6,893 4,498 2,306 1,219
The table below indicates the number of times the name Leo has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Leo
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880931477996
18811031227906
188299146  
188395142  
1884841929806
18858319967911
1886732408648
188774232  
18885935387110
1889593259958
18904939380712
189151353  
18924944481614
18934544867519
189442515  
189542509  
18964749767522
18974646295512
18983958876420
189943482  
19004657093017
19014245698312
19024355195614
190337637  
19044255384219
190546512  
190647509  
19074265196916
19084958384022
19094960895019
19105170586525
191150842  
1912491,648  
1913482,027  
1914472,652  
1915473,53496048
1916473,61888359
1917473,78196752
1918484,03791162
1919493,80499153
1920484,06292762
1921504,061  
1922513,900  
1923493,954  
1924513,983  
1925543,770  
1926543,551  
1927543,519  
1928613,088  
1929603,020  
1930633,020  
1931652,702  
1932742,489  
1933762,342  
1934862,306  
1935922,141  
1936942,014  
1937972,016  
19381041,954  
19391081,840  
19401121,752  
19411161,717  
19421201,802  
19431331,684  
19441321,575  
19451361,584  
19461471,643  
19471491,794  
19481511,721  
19491531,641  
19501601,548  
19511561,659  
19521701,559  
19531631,648  
19541721,609  
19551751,575  
19561841,544  
19571891,521  
19581961,422  
19592021,432  
19602321,202  
19612301,172  
19622321,102  
19632381,014  
19642371,023  
1965247905  
1966244855  
1967260770  
1968280690  
1969273744  
1970294700  
1971302649  
1972326549  
1973335508  
1974340511  
1975335519  
1976350478  
1977357487  
1978353476  
1979362483  
1980370465  
1981342531  
1982366483  
1983391426  
1984397429  
1985403447  
1986422414  
1987412449  
1988426448  
1989455425  
1990477429  
1991441505  
1992464466  
1993460457  
1994463472  
1995488444  
1996482447  
1997473457  
1998434527  
1999442520  
2000391652  
2001360733  
2002340807  
20032851,087  
20042651,219  
Totals:  159,805 634

During the last 125 years, parents have used Leo as a boy's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a girl's name. 

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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