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Meaning and name origin
Leone \le(o)-ne\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Leone), is of Greek and Old German origin, and the meaning of Leone is "lion strength". Leone is a variant of Leonard (Old German): name of a saint from the Middle Age who was patron of prisoners. Also a variant of Napoleon: possibly (Italian) "man from Naples", (Italian) "lion" or (Old German) "sons of mist".
Leone is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#2575 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
Leone is also pronounced similarly to Laine, Lane, Layne, Lion, Lon, Lonn, Lonne and Lyon. Other suggested similar baby names are Lennie, Lenny, Leonel, Lerone and Lioni. These names tend to be more commonly used than Leone.
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