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Lion (astrology)

Definition:

a person who is born while the sun is in Leo

Class:

person noun (people)

Plural:

Lions

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

Leo | Leonian | Leonine

All senses of Lion...

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Leonine [disambiguation]

may refer to: Leonine City, a part of the city of Rome | Leonine College, a college for priests in training in Rome. | Leonine facies, a face that resembles that of a lion | Leonine Prayers, a set of prayers that from 1884 to early 1965 were prescribed... (46 of 147 words, 8 definitions)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Leonine

Oxford Dictionary:

Leonine | Leonines

relating to any of the popes named Leo, in particular denoting the part of Rome fortified by Leo IV (died 855). | [prosody] : (of medieval Latin ... (26 of 95 words, 5 definitions, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/Leonine

Merriam-Webster:

Leo | Leonine [adjective, related]

a northern constellation east of Cancer | the fifth sign of the zodiac in astrology ; one born under this sign (20 of 62 words, 2 definitions, pronunciations)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/leo

Random House Dictionary:

leonine | Leonine [sense-specific]

of or pertaining to the lion. | resembling or suggestive of a lion. | "Leonine": of or pertaining to Leo, especially Leo IV or Leo XIII. (24 of 33 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/leonine

Collins Dictionary:

Leo | (liːˈəʊnɪən) | LEO | Leonian | the Lion [synonym, sense-specific]

a name for a lion, used in children's tales, fables, etc | [astronomy] a zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere, lying between Cancer and ... (23 of 496 words, 6 definitions, 9 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/leo

Wiktionary:

Leonian | Leonians [plural]

[astrology] Of, or pertaining to, the Leo star sign | Someone with the Leo star sign (15 of 17 words, 2 definitions)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/Leonian

Britannica Encyclopedia:

Leo [constellation]

in astronomy, zodiacal constellation lying in the northern sky between Cancer and Virgo, at about 10 hours 30 minutes right ascension and 15° north ... (24 of 112 words, 1 image)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/336171​/Leo

New World Dictionary:

Leo | Leon [sense-specific] | Leona [feminine, sense-specific]

a masculine name | a northern constellation between Cancer and Virgo, containing the bright star Regulus; the Lion | the fifth sign of the zodiac, ... (23 of 72 words, 7 definitions, pronunciation, 1 image)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/leo

Columbia Encyclopedia:

Leo | Lion, The | The Lion

northern constellation lying south of Ursa Major and on the ecliptic (apparent path of the sun through the heavens) between Cancer and Virgo; it's one ... (25 of 123 words)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/sci​/A​0829420​.html

Macmillan British Dictionary:

Leo [countable/uncountable] | Leos [plural]

one of the twelve signs of the zodiac, represented by a lion. A Leo is someone born between 23 July and 22 August, who is believed to be influenced by ... (30 of 57 words, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/Leo

American Heritage Dictionary:

Leo | Lion

A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Cancer and Virgo, containing the bright stars Regulus and Denebola. | The fifth sign of the zodiac in ... (24 of 50 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/leo

Cambridge Dictionary:

Leo | Leos [plural]

the fifth sign of the zodiac, relating to the period 23 July to August 22, represented by a lion, or a person born during this period, or a particular ... (29 of 41 words, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/leo

Encarta Dictionary:

Lion | Lions [plural]

Same as Leo (sense 2) | a member of a Lions Club (11 of 23 words, 2 definitions)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861698877​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Wikipedia:

Lion

Audio: "Lion raring-sound1TamilNadu178"

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Lion

Collins Dictionary:

lion | Lion

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "Lion"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/lion

Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

Lion

Audio: North American pronunciation of "Lion"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=bixfeu​02 word=Lion

freedictionary.org:

Lion

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "Lion" by speech synthesizer

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