Between 1880 and 2022 there were 5 births of Lieutenant in the countries below, which represents an average of 0 birth of children bearing the first name Lieutenant per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Lieutenant   
In Italiano Nome Lieutenant   

Information about the first name Lieutenant

The first name Lieutenant has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Lieutenant is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 10 letters including 5 vowels and 5 consonants

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Origin and meaning of name Lieutenant

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle French lieutenant, from lieu (“place”) + tenant (“holding”). Doublet of locum tenens.
Adjective src :
Alternative forms src :
  • leftenant, leftenaunt, lieftenant, lieftenaunt, lieutenaunt (obsolete)
Noun src :
  • Lieutenant (plural Lieutenants)
  • Alternative letter-case form of lieutenant (when used as a title before a name)
Pronunciation src :
  • (UK, General Australian, New Zealand) IPA(key): /lɛfˈtɛnənt/, /ləˈtɛnənt/
  • (UK)
  • (General Australian)
  • (US) IPA(key): /l(j)uˈtɛnənt/
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (Canada) IPA(key): /l(j)uˈtɛnənt/, /lɛfˈtɛnənt/(Canada)
  • (Canada)
  • (India) IPA(key): /ˈlɛftɛnənt/
  • Rhymes: -ɛnənt
Noun (Descendants) src :
Noun (See also) src :
  • subaltern
Noun (Synonyms) src :
  • (military): Lt., LT., LT, lieut., Lieut., lieut, Lieut (abbreviation)
Noun (Usage notes) src :
  • When used as a title, it is always capitalised, and frequently abbreviated to Lt.
  • Example: Lieutenant Anne Ward.The rank of lieutenant corresponds to pay grade O-3 in the US Navy, Coast Guard, Public Health Service, and National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration.
FR French
Etymology src :
  • From lieu +‎ tenant.
Noun src :
  • lieutenant m (plural lieutenants, feminine lieutenante)
  • lieutenant
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ljøt.nɑ̃/
Noun (Descendants) src :
  • Danish: løjtnant
  • → Romansch: litinent
Middle French
Noun src :
  • lieutenant m (plural lieutenants)
  • lieutenant (person who executes the plans and directives of another)
Noun (Descendants) src :
  • German: Leutnant, Leutenant [archaic]; Lieutenant [archaic]→ Estonian: leitnant→ Lower Sorbian: leutnant
  • English: lieutenant, leftenant [obsolete], leftenaunt [obsolete], lieftenant [obsolete], lieftenaunt [obsolete], lieutenaunt [obsolete]→ Irish: leifteanant→ Swahili: luteni
  • French: lieutenant→ Danish: løjtnant→ Romansch: litinent

Popularity of the name Lieutenant

Number of LIEUTENANT births per year

Total births of Lieutenant by country

Births with the first name Lieutenant
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022

Comments on the name Lieutenant

Personalities with the first name Lieutenant

There is 0 personality with the first name Lieutenant

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Lieutenant

There are 6 actors and actresses with the first name Lieutenant
Lieutenant Pommerol
Lieutenant Hartnung
Lieutenant Van Dapperen
Lieutenant Smith
Lieutenant Schouwenaar
Lieutenant Percy

Rankings of first name LIEUTENANT by country

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Names that are phonetically close to Lieutenant
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