Gender: Male Meaning of Lion: "lion", "lion" Origin of Lion: French, Latin

Lion Origin and Meaning

Variation of Lyon

Variation of Leo

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fearlessfirefly Says:


It's cute but it does sound a bit like "lying".

jaz.fortune Says:


cute nickname for leander.

cabosanmucus Says:


For reasons unknown to me, apparently this is quite popular in Germany.

EW314 Says:


I actually quite like this! A nice alternative to Leo or Leon, and could be a quirky, modern way to honour a Leonard or Lionel. I think it would make a sweet, fierce nickname for any of those names too. Personally, I'd only dare use it as a nickname or middle.