Given Name LIONEL

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: French, English
PRONOUNCED: LYAW-NEL (French), LIE-nəl (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

French diminutive of LÉON. A notable bearer is Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi (1987-).
FEMININE FORMS: Léone, Léontine, Léonne (French), Leola, Leona, Leone (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Leon, Leontios, Leontius (Ancient Greek), Levon (Armenian), Leo, Leon (Croatian), Leoš (Czech), Leo (Danish), Leo, Leon (Dutch), Leo (Finnish), Levan (Georgian), Leo, Leon (German), Leone, Leonzio (Italian), Leo (Late Roman), Leonas (Lithuanian), Leo (Norwegian), Leon, Lew (Polish), Leonti, Leontiy, Leonty, Lev (Russian), Leon (Slovene), León, Leoncio (Spanish), Leo (Swedish)


Animal Crossing characters, animals, athletes, DC Comics characters, felines, footballers, Legend of the Galactic Heroes characters, lions, singers, Will and Grace characters
Entry updated July 2, 2017