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leóna

  • noun [ masculine ]
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Grammar
leóna, an; m.
A lion or lioness
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  • Zosimus tó ðam leónan cwæþ: Eálá ðú mǽsta(e) wildeór [cf. l. 15 seó leó mid hire earmum],

      Glostr. Frag. 110, 9.
  • Oft hálige men wunedon on wéstene betwux wulfum and leónum,

      Homl. Th. i. 102, 5: 488, 4: 572, 13: ii. 192, 24.
  • Fram leónum

    a leonibus,

      Ps. Spl. 34, 20.
Etymology
[Icel. leóna a lioness: león, ljón; gen. ljóns: m. n. a lion.]
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