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Leopold Name Meaning

French (Léopold), German, and Dutch: from a Germanic personal name, Luitpold, composed of the elements liut ‘people’ + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’. The form of the first element has been influenced by Leonard. The surname is also borne by Ashkenazic Jews, in which case it is an adoption of the German forename as a surname.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Reynold, Herbold, Reimold, Rappold, Liebold, Rembold, Herold, Leonard

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Leopold Family Origin

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Leopold Family Occupations

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  • Tobacconist

    25%
  • Agent

    13%
  • Commission Agent

    13%
  • Pantomimist

    13%

In 1881, Tobacconist, Agent and Commission Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leopold. A less common occupation for the Leopold family was Pantomimist. The most common Leopold occupation in the UK was Tobacconist. 25% of Leopold's were Tobacconists.

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Leopold Historical Records

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Leopold Life Expectancy

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