Leon is a ♂ boy’s name.
Leon is a name of ancient Greek origin. Leon was merged with the Latin cognate Leo during the Christian era. It was a common name among Jews in medieval England.
Leon means “lion” (from ancient Greek “léon/λέων” or Latin “leo”).
The name Leon is ranked #71 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.
Find more beautiful first names!
Download our free baby name app and swipe a wonderful name together with your partner!