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Origin

  • Latin, Irish, Italian, Japanese, German, Romanian

Meaning/history

  • lion

Nicknames

  • no,
  • Lee

Interesting Leos

  • Tolstoy and Saint Leo the great,
  • Lots of popes,
  • Leo Blair,
  • Leo Sayer,
  • Leo McKern (Rumpole of the Bailey),
  • Pope Leo

Unfortunate Leos

  • Leo Sayer

Leo goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Elijah,
  • Michael,
  • James,
  • patrick,
  • Benedict,
  • Robert,
  • Seth

When I hear Leo
I think of...

  • a wonderful son ;-),
  • My gorgeous, handome little boy,
  • cheeky,
  • Whirlwind ! You know he's arrived!,
  • Here comes a confident little boy in the manner of a whirling dervish!
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