Leon

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See also: leon, león, leòn, León, and Léon

English[edit]

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Leon

  1. A male given name from Latin, a Greek form of Leo, or Anglicized from the French Léon or Spanish León.

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Breton[edit]

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Leon f

  1. Léon, a historical region of Brittany

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Danish[edit]

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Leon

  1. A male given name, variant of Leo.

Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Leon m

  1. A male given name

Usage notes[edit]

Patronymics

  • son of Leon: Leonsson
  • daughter of Leon: Leonsdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Leon
Accusative Leon
Dative Leoni
Genitive Leons

German[edit]

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Leon m (genitive Leons)

  1. A male given name, variant of Leo.

Irish[edit]

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An Leon m (genitive an Leoin)

  1. (astronomy, astrology) Leo

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Norwegian[edit]

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Leon

  1. A male given name, variant of Leo.

Old Portuguese[edit]

Reino de Leon

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Legione, ablative of Legio, Legionis, from Legio septima Gemina, a Roman legion.

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Leon

  1. (Kingdom of) León
  2. León (city)

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: León
  • Portuguese: Leão

Slovene[edit]

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Lẹ̑on m anim

  1. Leo; A male given name

Inflection[edit]

Masculine anim., hard o-stem
nominative Léon
genitive Léona
singular
nominative Léon
accusative Léona
genitive Léona
dative Léonu
locative Léonu
instrumental Léonom

Swedish[edit]

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Leon c (genitive Leons)

  1. A male given name, variant of Leo.

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