Leontine is the French form of a name that's more familiar by its spelling variation Leontyne, the name made famous by opera diva Price. An obscure choice, Leontine nevertheless feels right for our lion-name-crazed moment.
Florence Leontine MaryWelch, English singer of band Florence + the Machine
Léontine Lippmann Arman de Caillavet, mistress and muse of writer AnatoleFrance
Leontine Sagan, Austrian-Hungarian theater director
Leontine T. Kelly, American Methodist bishop
Léontine de Maësen, Belgian coloratura soprano
Léontine Pauline Aubart, French Titanic survivor
Léontine Zanta, first Frenchwoman to earn a doctorate