[ 1 syll. lei(b), le-ib ] The baby boy name Leib is pronounced as LIY-B †. Leib is of Yiddish origin, and it is predominantly used in the English and Yiddish languages. The name's meaning is 'lion'.
Variant forms of Leib include the English Lavi and the English Leibel.
See also the related forms, the Hebrew Arye and the English Judah.
See also the related categories, yiddish, english, and lion.
Leib is an unusual baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Leib, Judah was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Leib include Lieb, Labe, Laef, Lafay, Laif, Laiv, Laive, Lap, Laphee, Lapp, Lav, Lave, Layf, Leaf, Leb, Leef, Leif, Leife, Leiff, and Leiv.
† Pronunciation for Leib: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)"