Gender Masculine
Usage Spanish
Pronounced Pron. leh-ON

Meaning & History

Spanish form of Leon. This is also the name of a city and province in Spain (see León), though the etymology is unrelated.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesLeon, Leontios, Leontius(Ancient Greek) Leo, Levon(Armenian) Lionel(Arthurian Romance) Leo, Leon(Croatian) Leoš(Czech) Leo(Danish) Leo, Leon(Dutch) Leo, Leon, Lionel(English) Leo(Estonian) Leo(Finnish) Léo, Léon, Léonce, Léonel, Lionel(French) Levan(Georgian) Leo, Leon(German) Leone, Leonzio(Italian) Leo(Late Roman) Leonas(Lithuanian) Leo(Norwegian) Leon, Lew(Polish) Leonel(Portuguese) Leonti, Leontiy, Leonty, Lev, Lyov(Russian) Leon(Slovene) Leo(Swedish)
Surname DescendantLeón(Spanish)
Same SpellingLéon
User SubmissionsLéón, Leon


Name Days

Spain: April 19
Spain: November 10


Entry updated April 25, 2021