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

Levon Origin and Meaning

The name Levon is a boy's name of Armenian origin meaning "lion".

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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kroneland Says:


He shall be a good man.

Alix C Says:


Settled on this name for our second son and love it! We pronounce lehv-un. Our first sons name is Wilder and it makes a cute sibset :)

beachbear Says:


All my Levon, I will send to youuu...
All my Levon, darlin' I'll be truuuue...

iipostmvh Says:


The Levan spelling seems natural and I expect the same pronunciations (lee-vahn or legs-on) but spelled with a "y", I'm naturally pronounce it as Lehv-in. Not the same.

pamsatran Says:


I have heard Levon pronounced with an equal emphasis on both syllables, with either a long or a short e in the first syllable. Listen to both pronunciations here:

RoddyThlayli Says:


Is this pronounced Lehv-on or Lee-VAHN?

ffwalcott Says:


I like it spelled as Levyn or Levan

Candler Says:


he was born a pauper to a pawn on a Christmas day