Leif Name Meaning

Leif meaning

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The masculine name Leif is used in American. Other countries in which name leif being used are , Australian, , Chinese, Danish, Finnish, German, Norse, Scandinavian. Leif is not very commonly used baby name for boy. Ranked at 546 in top 1000 names.

Leif is also used as baby girl name in countries Australian.

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Leif name was top ranked at 986 position in American during year 1959and most recently ranked at 1191 position in American during year 2012


Name Leif has been Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 2917 position. 7603 numbers of people were named Leif so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Leif

Leif Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with name Leif desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with Leif having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too. More Numerology

More About Name : Leif

  • This name drived from leifr .He name was borne by Leif Ericsson, a Norwegian explorer and adventurer who discovered North America around A.D. 1000. He was the son of Eric the Red.

Name Analysis of Leif

Character Analysis of Leif : Persons with the name Leif, are Charismatic, cheeky and sociable fun-lovers, adaptable to change and adore colorful bright surroundings. With a gift of communication skills they are inspiration, cheerful optimism and joy. They loves life and wants and needs to share their enthusiasm with those around them. They tend to be the 'joker' and have a wonderful sense of humour.

Love Life of Leif : Persons are, sometimes too idealistic and attracted to Persons who have problems and looking for a support.

Name Letter Analysis of Leif

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

I : Persons are a compassionate person who feels things deeply

F : Persons are nurturing: responsible a good host and self-sacrificing

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Leif

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Leif is Mesh and Moon sign associated with the name Leif is Aries.

The name Leif has Fire element. Mars is the Ruling Planet for the name Leif . The name Leif having moon sign as Aries is represented by The Ram and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Leif are energetic, courageous and determined.

Other name options, having Aries moon sign are name starting with : Chu, Cho, La, Che,Lee, Lu, Le, Lo,Li, A, I,Ee.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Leif

The name Leif is suitable for baby born in Bharani nakshatra

Bharani Nakshatra: "The bearer"

Lord: Shukra (Venus)
Symbol: Yoni, the female organ of reproduction
Deity: Yama, god of death or Dharma
Indian zodiac: 13° 20' - 26°40' Mesha
Western zodiac 9° 20' - 22° 40' Taurus
Other name options, having Bharani nakashatra are name starting with : Li,  Lu,  Le, Lo.

Famous Name Leif

  • Leif Husebye

    was a Norwegian sailor, sports journalist and newspaper editor. In his younger days he was an active sport sailor. He competed in the snipe class, and a bronze medal in the European Championships and a sixth place in the World Championships were his forem


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