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

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin leō.

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león m (plural leóns)

  1. lion

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin leō, leōnis (compare Catalan lleó, French lion, Galician león, Italian leone, Portuguese leão, Romanian leu), from Ancient Greek λέων (léōn), of Semitic origin.

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león m (plural leones, feminine leona, feminine plural leonas)

  1. lion
  2. antlion
  3. (heraldry) lion
  4. (figuratively) A brave person.
  5. (Central America, Colombia, Peru, Venezuela) cougar, puma, mountain lion
  6. (soccer) A person connected with Athletic Bilbao, a Spanish football team from the city of Bilbao.

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