[lee-on-i-duh s] /liˈɒn ɪ dəs/
died 480 b.c, Greek hero: king of Sparta 489?–480.
died 480 bc, king of Sparta (?490–480), hero of the Battle of Thermopylae, in which he was killed by the Persians under Xerxes
[lee-uh-nahyn] /ˈli əˌnaɪn/ adjective 1. of or relating to the . 2. resembling or suggestive of a . 3. (usually initial capital letter) of or relating to Leo, especially Leo IV or Leo XIII. /ˈliːəˌnaɪn/ adjective 1. of, characteristic of, or resembling a lion /ˈliːəˌnaɪn/ adjective 1. connected with one of the popes called Leo […]
noun 1. the form of internal rhyme used in leonine verse.
noun 1. a form of verse, based upon an earlier Latin form, with a rhyme scheme that requires the last word in a line to rhyme with the word just before a caesura or with a word near the middle of the line.
[lee-uh-nawr-uh, -nohr-uh] /ˌli əˈnɔr ə, -ˈnoʊr ə/ noun 1. a female given name, form of .