Leni - Meaning of Leni

What does Leni mean?

[ 2 syll. le-ni, len-i ] The baby girl name Leni is pronounced as LEY-Niy- †. Leni is used mostly in German and Spanish, and its language of origin is Old Greek. Leni is a pet form (German and Spanish) of the French, German, Greek, and Scandinavian name Helene as well as a derivative of the English name Helen.

See also the related categories, spanish and german.

Leni is not widely used as a baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the group of girl names directly related to Leni, Helen was the most regularly used.

Baby names that sound like Leni include Lainey, Laini, Lainie, Lanee, Lanei, Laney, Lanie, Laynee, Leynee, Laeni, Laenie, Lami, Lamya, Lana, Lanae, Lani, Lanna, Lanney, Lanni, and Lannie.

† English pronunciation for Leni: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

A famous person named Leni is Leni Riefenstahl, Filmmaker, born Helene Bertha Amalie Riefenstahl, 22 August 1902 - 8 September 2003, Berlin, Germany.



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