Leão

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: leão and Leaõ

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese Leon, from Latin Legionem. Doublet of legião.

Proper noun[edit]

Leão m

  1. León (a province and former kingdom in northwestern Spain)
Usage notes[edit]

Leão is never indicated by an article; see usage notes for Portugal.

Proper noun[edit]

Leão f

  1. León (a city, the provincial capital of León, Spain)
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From leão (lion).

Proper noun[edit]

Leão m

  1. nickname of the Brazilian internal revenue service

Etymology 3[edit]

From Latin Leo.

Proper noun[edit]

Leão m

  1. A male given name of historical usage, notably borne by several Roman Catholic popes
  2. (astronomy) Leo (a constellation)
  3. (astrology) Leo (a zodiac sign)

See also[edit]

Zodiac signs in Portuguese (layout · text)
Emoji u2648.svg Emoji u2649.svg Emoji u264a.svg Emoji u264b.svg
Áries ♈︎ Touro ♉︎ Gémeos/Gêmeos ♊︎ Câncer/Caranguejo ♋︎
Emoji u264c.svg Emoji u264d.svg Emoji u264e.svg Emoji u264f.svg
Leão ♌︎ Virgem ♍︎ Libra/Balança ♎︎ Escorpião ♏︎
Emoji u2650.svg Emoji u2651.svg Emoji u2652.svg Emoji u2653.svg
Sagitário ♐︎ Capricórnio ♑︎ Aquário/Aquarius ♒︎ Peixes ♓︎