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Gender: Male Meaning of Levon: "lion" Origin of Levon: Armenian, variation of Leon

The name Levon is a boy's name of Armenian origin meaning "lion". Levon and is often added to lists like Classic Rock Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Choose Their Stage Names".

From the experts:

Levon, an unusual alternative to Levi. has two musical associations: it's the title of an Elton John song, inspired by late, great drummer for The Band, Levon Helm--whose birth name was Mark. Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke chose Levon for their son.

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Famous People Named Levon

Mark Lavon "Levon" Helm, American musician of The Band
(Lorenzo) Levon Kirkland, American NFL football player
Levon Grigori Aronian, Armenican chess grandmaster
Levon Roan Green Thurman Hawke, son of American actors Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke
Levon (b.2017), son of Nate Reuss and Charlotte Ronson

Pop Culture References for the name Levon

"Levon," song by Elton John