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Boy Name: Lion

Name: Lion
Pronunciation: \lion\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: lion
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Lon, Lyon, Leon, Lioni, Linn, Lin
Similar Names: Dion, Eion, Lidon, Liron, Rion, Sion, Zion
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 21435


Lion \lion\ as a boy's name is a variant of Leo (Latin), and the meaning of Lion is "lion".

The baby name Lion sounds like Lon, Lyon, Leon, Lioni, Linn and Lin. Other similar baby names are Dion, Eion, Lidon, Liron, Rion, Sion and Zion.

View a list of the 31 names that reference Lion.


Lion is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#21435 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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