Name
LEAN

Name LEAN

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 1,906 births of Lean in the countries below, which represents an average of 14 births of children bearing the first name Lean per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 153 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Lean   
In Italiano Nome Lean   
Available variants : Leán , Léan , Lêan


Information about the first name Lean

The first name Lean has been assigned to:
95.02% to boys
4.98% to girls
The country where the first name Lean is the most common is:
CH Switzerland
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Lean

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Lean : Alen, Alne, Anel, Elan, Elna, Enal, Lane, Lané, Le An, Le Na, Lena, Lenâ, Leňa, Lèna, Lëna, Lěna, Nael, Naèl, Naël, Nale, Neal, Nela, Néla, Něla

Anacyclics of the first name Lean

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Lean: Nael, Naèl, Naël

Lean in Japanese *

Romajirian
Katakanaリアン
Hiraganaりあん
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Origin and meaning of name Lean

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English lenen (“to lean”), from Old English hleonian, hlinian (“to lean, recline, lie down, rest”), from Proto-Germanic *hlināną (“to lean, incline”), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱley-. Cognate via Proto-Germanic with Middle Dutch leunen (“to lean”), German lehnen (“to lean”); via Proto-Indo-European with climate, cline.
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English lene (“lean”), from Old English hlǣne (“lean”), (cognate with Low German leen), perhaps from hlǣnan (“to cause to lean (due to hunger or lack of food)”), from Proto-Germanic *hlainijaną (“to cause to lean”). If so, then related to Old English hlinian, hleonian (“to lean”).
Etymology src :
  • From Icelandic leyna? Akin to German leugnen (“deny”). Compare lie (“speak falsely”).
Etymology src :
  • Probably from the verb to lean (see etymology 1 above), supposedly because consumption of the intoxicating beverage causes one to "lean".
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • lean (plural leans)
  • (of an object taller than its width and depth) An inclination away from the vertical.
  • The trees had various leans toward gaps in the canopy.
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • lean (third-person singular simple present leans, present participle leaning, simple past and past participle leaned or (UK) leant)
  • To incline, deviate, or bend, from a vertical position; to be in a position thus inclining or deviating.
  • To incline in opinion or desire; to conform in conduct; with to, toward, etc.
  • Followed by against, on, or upon: to rest or rely, for support, comfort, etc.
  • To hang outwards.
  • To press against.
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • lean (third-person singular simple present leans, present participle leaning, simple past and past participle leaned)
  • To thin out (a fuel-air mixture): to reduce the fuel flow into the mixture so that there is more air or oxygen.
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • lean (third-person singular simple present leans, present participle leaning, simple past and past participle leaned)
  • To conceal.
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Etymology (Noun) src :
  • lean (uncountable)
  • (slang, US) A recreational drug based on codeine-laced promethazine cough syrup, popular in the hip hop community in the southeastern United States.
  • Synonyms: sizzurp, syrup, purple drank
Anagrams src :
  • Alne, ELAN, Lane, Lena, Nale, Neal, elan, enal, lane, nale, neal, élan
Anagrams src :
  • Alne, ELAN, Lane, Lena, Nale, Neal, elan, enal, lane, nale, neal, élan
Pronunciation src :
  • enPR: lēn, IPA(key): /liːn/
  • Rhymes: -iːn
  • Homophone: lien
Proper noun src :
  • Lean
  • A surname​.
ES Spanish
Verb src :
  • lean
  • Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of leer.
  • Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of leer.
  • Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of leer.
Old English
Etymology src :
  • From Proto-Germanic *launą, from a suffixed form of Proto-Indo-European *leh₂w- (“catch, plunder, profit”). Cognate with Old Frisian lān, Old Saxon lōn, Dutch loon, Old High German lōn (German Lohn), Old Norse laun (Swedish lön), Gothic 𐌻𐌰𐌿𐌽 (laun). The Indo-European root is also the source of Ancient Greek λεία (leía) (from *λαϝία), Latin lucrum, Old Church Slavonic ловъ (lovŭ) (Russian лов (lov)), Old Irish lóg, Lithuanian lãvinti.
Etymology src :
  • From Proto-Germanic *lahaną. Cognate with Old Saxon lahan, Old High German lahan, Old Norse lá, Gothic 𐌻𐌰𐌹𐌰𐌽 (laian).
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • lēan n
  • reward
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • lēan
  • (transitive) to blame, fault, reproach
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /læ͜ɑːn/
Scottish Gaelic
Etymology src :
  • From Old Irish lenaid (“stays, sticks (to), follows”), from Proto-Celtic *linati (“stick”), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂leyH- (“to smear”); compare Latin linō (“anoint”), Sanskrit लिनाति (lināti, “sticks, stays”).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ʎɛn/
Verb src :
  • lean (past lean, future leanaidh, verbal noun leantainn or leanmhainn, past participle leanta)
  • follow
  • continue, proceed
Verb (Derived terms) src :
  • fo-leantach (“subjunctive”)
  • lean air (“continue”)
  • ainlean (“persecute”)
Galician
Verb src :
  • lean
  • third-person plural present subjunctive of ler
Irish
Etymology src :
  • From Old Irish lenaid (“stays, sticks (to), follows”), from Proto-Celtic *linati (“stick”), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂leyH- (“to smear”); compare Latin linō (“anoint”), līmus (“mud, slime”), Sanskrit लिनाति (lināti, “sticks, stays”).
Pronunciation src :
  • (Munster) IPA(key): /lʲan̪ˠ/
  • (Connacht, Ulster) IPA(key): /l̠ʲanˠ/, /l̠ʲan̪ˠ/
Verb src :
  • lean (present analytic leanann, future analytic leanfaidh, verbal noun leanúint, past participle leanta)
  • (transitive, intransitive) follow
  • continue; remain, endure
Verb (Derived terms) src :
  • folean
  • leantóir
West Frisian
Noun src :
  • lean n (plural leanen, diminutive leantsje)
  • wage, wages, salary
  • reward
 

Popularity of the name Lean

Number of LEAN births per year

Total births of Lean by country

Births with the first name Lean
Country
Boys
Girls
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
764
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
650
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
129
2
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
118
2
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
57
34
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
55
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
0
22
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
5
14
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
11
4
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
4
9
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
7
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
7
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
4
2
SESweden
1998 - 2019
0
5
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
0
1

Total births of Lean by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Lean
Country
Boys
Girls
CHSwitzerland
2019
82
0
BRBrazil
2010
30
0
DEGermany
2018
26
0
ATAustria
2018
9
0
SESweden
2019
0
3
ARArgentina
2015
1
0
ABAlberta
2019
0
1
QCQuebec
2019
0
1

Comments on the name Lean

Personalities with the first name Lean

There is 0 personality with the first name Lean



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Lean

There are 12 actors and actresses with the first name Lean
Lean Jurado
Lean Grover
Lean D. Donovan
Lean Idelson
Lean Dominique Lalu
Lean Van Den Bergh
Lean Like A Cholo
Lean Hartnett
Lean Luyt
Lean Crowley
Lean A. Sexton
Lean Gallagher

Rankings of first name LEAN by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#109CH Switzerland2019
#311DE Germany2018
#492AT Austria2018
#1273AR Argentina2015
#2092BR Brazil2010
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#1569SE Sweden2019
#6764AB Alberta2019
#8374QC Quebec2019






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