Leona
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
lee-O-nə
Meaning
Lion woman
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Leona originates in Greek language and means "lion woman". It is a feminine form of Leon, a popular masculine name all around the world. Recently, Leona has been popularized by the British singer Leona Lewis. As a feminine given name it is fairly popular in the United States. It is also the name of several places in the U.S.

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Leeona, Leeowna, Leonie, Leonita, Leonne

Famous Leonas

Leona Anderson - actress
Leona Gom - writer
Leona Karr - writer
Leona Lewis - singer
Leona Theis - writer
Leona Tyler - writer

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