Leif is a male given name of Scandinavian origin. It is derived from the Old Norse name Leifr (nominative case), meaning "heir" or "descendant".

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Leif - Use in The Nordic Countries - Pronunciation
... languages differ in their treatment of the digraphs /ei/ and /ej/, the name Leif is largely pronounced either /ˈlaɪf/ LIFE or /ˈleɪf/ LAYF, regardless of spelling variants ...