Leopold

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French Leopold, from Old High German liut (people) + bald (bold). The first part is sometimes associated by folk etymology with Latin leo (lion), as in Leo and Leonard. More at lede, bold.

Proper noun[edit]

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Leopold

  1. A male given name. Used in the 19th century but rare today.
  2. Any of several Kings of the Belgians.

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Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Leopold m

  1. A male given name, cognate to Leopold.

Further reading[edit]

  • Leopold in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • Leopold in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Leopold

  1. A male given name, cognate to English Leopold.

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Leopold m (genitive Leopolda, nominative plural Leopoldovia) declension pattern chlap

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Leopold in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk