Gender: Female Meaning of Lennox: "elm grove" Origin of Lennox: Scottish Lennox's Popularity in 2019: #716

Lennox Origin and Meaning

The name Lennox is a girl's name of Scottish origin meaning "elm grove".

Lennox is one of the new breed of surname names on the rise as a Scottish name for girls as well as boys. The final x makes the name a bit masculine a la Max and Felix, but female inspirations include Eurythmics' Annie Lennox, Mary Lennox in The Secret Garden, and Lennox Scanlon in sitcom Melissa & Joey.

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quietbirds Says:


I love having this as my middle name, I've never met anyone with the same one.

indiefendi2 Says:


I used to think Lennox on a girl was kinda ugly but I've heard two little girls recently named Lennox and I'm letting up. The balance of boy or girl on this name is like a seesaw though.

Daiseymae Says:


My friend's daughter named her baby girl this name. I am on the fence. Lennox china?

georgiaO Says:


I like it. Twin-set, I like Lilieas and Lennox.

ThistleThorn Says:


This is even worse on a girl.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I don't know why I was so against this name when I first heard if. I quite like it!