The baby boy name Leif represent unique meaning, Successor, is popular among old norse ethenicity or origin.

The name pronounce as layf, the name contain around 1 syllables in pronouciations.

The name Leif has variations of Lief, Leife, Laif, Leaf.

Leif originates in Old Norse and means "successor". As a masculine given name it is mainly used in Scandinavian countries. Famous bearer was a Norse explorer Leif Ericson, who is considered to have discovered America before Christopher Columbus.

Famous Leif's

  • Leif Erickson Actor
  • Leif Ericsson Explorer
  • Leif Nielsen Soccer Player
  • Leif Werneid Soccer Player

Map Of Old Norse Origin