Lennox

Lennox - A very unique male name



  Aug 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Lennox, meaning elm grove, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1973 on position #1957. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Lennox and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Lennox? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Lennox. The baby boy name Lennox was given to 231 baby boys in 2012, ranking #798 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 7,104 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Lennox peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 798.



Famous with this name

Annie Lennox
Doug Lennox
Lissy Lennox


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Lennox is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Lennox is currently topping the baby name charts in Indiana at position #466 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,013.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Lennox is where you live.


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Lennox origin and meaning

Lennox is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means elm grove. To see famous people named Lennox, pop culture references for the name Lennox and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Lennox

We've found the following names that sound similar to Lennox, sorted by popularity.

Lance / Lonzo / Linus / Long / Leonce / Leng / Lonzie / Lennis / Leoncio / Lomax /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012798
2011809
2010975
20091236
20081752
20072425
20062780
20052914
20022738
19923369
19912667
19902649
19872063
19852567
19841987
19832444
19731957

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Indiana466
Tennessee508
Colorado514
Kentucky528
Kansas529
Florida553
Washington561
Michigan562
Oklahoma588
Virginia611
North Carolina655
Georgia665
Arizona697
New York790
Missouri806
Pennsylvania820
Ohio912
Illinois926
Texas977
California1013

Even more about Lennox


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Lennox a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Lennox?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Lennox
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 7,104
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1973
2012 births +231

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