Is Leonard a jewish name?

Answer The name "Leonard" originated in Germany in the Middle Ages with St. Leonard, the Patron Saint of Prisoners. The name eventually migrated to Poland, where it would naturally have been used by many ... Read More »

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What is the origin of the name Leonard?

The boy’s name Leonard derives from the Old German “Lewenhart,” a compound of the words “lewo” (lion) and “hart” (strong, brave or hearty), thus meaning brave as a lion. French Norman... Read More »

Characters on the tv show The Big Bang Theory are named Sheldon and Leonard after the legendary Sheldon Leonard - Who was he?

Sheldon Leonard (nee Sheldon Leonard Bershad, 1907-1997) was a respected and successful TV producer, who also wrote, directed and acted in television and movies. He appeared in the classic movies "... Read More »

Is uri ran a jewish name?

It is possible. Uri is definitely a Jewish name. Similar to Uriah and Uriel, Uri means "my light" or "my flame." As both a masculine or feminine name, Uri is relatively uncommon. However, Ran i... Read More »

Is Roth a Jewish name?

Roth is a Jewish name with German origins. Roth means "red" and comes from the Middle High German period from 1050 A.D. to 1300 A.D. During the Middle High German period, Roth was used as a nicknam... Read More »