Lenny - Meaning of Lenny
Lenny is a shortening of Lennox (English and Scottish).
Lenny is also an English and German pet form of Leonard (English, German, and Polish).
Lenny is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1961, 0.009% of baby boys were named Lenny. Its ranking then was #557. The baby name has since experienced a decline in popularity, and is of only very light use now. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly related to Lenny, Lennox was the most popular.
† Pronunciation for Lenny: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"
A famous person named Lenny is Comedian, Lenny Bruce, born Leonard Alfred Schneider, 13 October 1925 - 3 August 1966, Mineola, New York.