Leone Name Meaning & Origin

Leone

Pronunciation: n/a

This proud name, meaning lion, has a wealth of colorful namesakes from boxer Spinks to jazzman Redbone to Bolshevik Trotsky. Leon is a current favorite around the world, but in America it has yet to regain its past luster.

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Pronounced "Lee-OH-nee".

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Leone means "lion" in Italian. Leone has been seen as a last name but can also be used as a first name.

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