Meaning of Leni
Leni is a German name for boys and girls
The meaning is `sunray, shining light
The name Leni is most commonly given to Flemish girls. (40 times more often than to American girls.)
In Wallonie it is (almost) solely given to boys
Although in most countries Leni is a name given to girls. In the United States, 1 out of 24 Leni`s are boys.
It is short for:
What do they use in other countries?
Elen, Olena, Eilidh, Ileana, Jelena, Léan, Ilona, Ili, Ilonka, Ilka, Helene, Lene, Hélène, Eliina, Elina, Helen, Ellen, Elaine, Eleanor