Leonidas
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
LEE-ə-need-əs
Meaning
Lion man
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Leonidas is derived from Leon. Leon is a variant of Leo, with Greek roots. Leo originates in Latin language and means "lion man". It is a very popular masculine given name all over the world and the name of 13 popes throughout history. Its usage in the United States has declined significantly in recent times.

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