leo

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See also: Leo, LEO, Léo, lẹo, le'o, -leo, and Lêô

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

leo (plural leos)

  1. (informal) Abbreviation of leotard.
    • 2011, Jennifer Kronenberg, So, You Want To Be a Ballet Dancer?
      To this day, I still try to steer clear of wearing a black leo and pink tights together []
    • 2016, Shawn Johnson, The Flip Side (page 66)
      Now go grab your favorite leotard and makeup bag. I'll run you over there.” [] I rush to apply eye makeup that also matches my leo.

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Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

leo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ler

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian [Term?].

Noun[edit]

leo

  1. voice

Irish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lʲoː/
  • (Galway) IPA(key): /lʲoːbˠ/ (corresponding to the spelling leob)

Pronoun[edit]

leo (emphatic leosan)

  1. third-person plural of le: with them, to them

References[edit]

  • Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. I, p. 196.
  • Tomás de Bhaldraithe, 1977, Gaeilge Chois Fhairrge: An Deilbhíocht, 2nd edition, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, section 308.

Latin[edit]

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leō (a lion)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λέων (léōn)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

leō m (genitive leōnis); third declension

  1. lion
  2. lion's skin
  3. (astronomy) the constellation Leo
  4. (figuratively) lionheart; a courageous person
  5. a kind of crab
  6. a kind of plant

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative leō leōnēs
genitive leōnis leōnum
dative leōnī leōnibus
accusative leōnem leōnēs
ablative leōne leōnibus
vocative leō leōnēs

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Descendants[edit]

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References[edit]

  • leo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • leo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “leo”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • leo” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • leo in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • leo in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • leo in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Sikaiana[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian [Term?].

Noun[edit]

leo

  1. voice, sound of a voice
  2. pronunciation
  3. tune (of a song)

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

leo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of leer.

Swahili[edit]

Adverb[edit]

leo

  1. today

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

leo

  1. climbing

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