Leopold Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Leopold:
Modern form of the Old High German Liutbalt (bold people), a compound name composed from the elements liut (people) and balt (bold, strong).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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The boy's name Leopold is pronounced LE-oh-pold. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Leopold is "brave ruler of people". Comes from the German words "liut" meaning "people", and "bold" meaning "brave".
The 15th November is the day of Saint Leopold in the German liturgical calendar.
- Famous real-life people named Leopold
Aldo Leopold, Leopold II
Leopold Stokowski celebrated, and magically communicative English-born American conductor and arranger, led the Philadelphia Orchestra in Walt Disney's animated classic Fantasia (1940).
Leopold was the name of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's father.
- Leopold in song, story & screen
Leopold "Leo" Bloom, character in the movie "The Producers"
Leopold and his Fiction
Kate & Leopold, movie feat. Hugh Jackman
Leopold "Butters" Stotch, fictional character on South Park.
Leopold James “Leo” Fitz, from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.