The name Leontyne is a girl's name of English origin meaning "lion". Leontyne and is often added to lists like Fancy Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".
From the experts:
Almost exclusively associated with opera diva Leontyne Price. If you want to use the suddenly-stylish Leontyne, we'd recommend the French Leontine spelling.