Name: Leopold

Origin and Meaning of the Name Leopold

  • Meaning:
    Bold people
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (LEE oh pold); (LAY oh pold)
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    Itself (Leopold)
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    This name comes from the German words "liut" meaning people and "bold" meaning brave. Then liut was altered to the Latin "leo".

    St. Leopold is the patron saint of Lower Austria.

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