Leona

Female

Meaning

Brave as a lioness

Origin

German

Pronunciation

/liːˈoʊnə/

Traits associated with the name Leona:

Dogs named Leona tend to be loving, resilient, and industrious. This feminine name is also associated with companionship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Leona?

Naming your dog Leona suggests that you are a person who values loyalty and strength. Leona is a strong and loyal name, and it could be a reflection of the qualities you admire in yourself and others.

Is Leona a good dog name?

Leona has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Leona isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

2,657
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1,070
New York City Dog Name Database
1,306
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Leona is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Leona was, in the past month, the 2974th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Leona is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Leona was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Leona's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Leona is most adored in Hawaii, Arizona and Tennessee.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Oregon, Virginia and Iowa.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Leona.

Most popular breeds named Leona:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Chihuahua
  3. American Pitbull Terrier
  4. Boxer
  5. Chow Chow

Leona is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Harkens back to days when lion-themed monikers roared in popularity.

german dog names
german

Derived from Leon, meaning "lion" in German.

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Leona dog name meaning

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