Family name origins & meanings
- French : habitational name from a place in Creuse, or possibly from Linards in Haut-Vienne or Linars in Charente and Haute-Loire.
- French : from the personal name Linard, a variant of Leonard.
- Greek : shortened form of a patronymic (Linardakos, Linardakis, Linardatos, etc.) based on Linardos, Greek form of Leonard.