Landry - Meaning of Landry

What does Landry mean?

[ 2 syll. lan-dry, la-nd-ry ] The baby boy name Landry is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being more common. Its pronunciation is LAENDRiy- or LahNDRIY- †. Landry is used predominantly in the English and French languages, and its origin is Old French and French. From French roots, its meaning is powerful ruler.

Landry is a variant of the name Lander (English).

Landre, Landree, Landrey, Landré, Landri, Landrie, and Landrue are variants of Landry.

Landy (pet form) and Lan (contraction) are other variants of Landry.

See also the related categories, ruler (king), english, powerful, and french.

Landry is somewhat popular as a baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been rising since the 2000s; before that, it was of irregular use only. At the modest peak of its usage in 2012, 0.017% of baby boys were given the name Landry. Its ranking then was #669. In 2018, its usage was 0.012% and its ranking #924, and it was the most commonly used out of all boy names in its group. Though Landry is currently more often than not a girl name, there was a period from 2010 to 2013 when more boys were given the name. From 2014 on, increasingly more girls than boys were named Landry. In 2017, 39% more girls than boys were given the name Landry.

Baby names that sound like Landry include Landree, Landrey, Landri, Landar, Lander, Landor, Landrue, Launder, Leanther, Lindor, Landrie, Leandre, Leandro, Léandre, and Landré.

† Pronunciation for Landry: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"



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