Associations to the word «Lions»

Pictures for the word «Lions»

Wiktionary

LION, noun. A big cat, Panthera leo, native to Africa, India and formerly to much of Europe. The term may apply to the species as a whole, to individuals, or to male individuals. It also applies to related species like mountain lions.
LION, noun. A male lion.
LION, noun. (heraldiccharge) A stylized representation of a large cat, used on a coat of arms.
LION, noun. A Chinese foo dog.
LION, noun. An individual who shows strength and courage, attributes associated with the lion.
LION, noun. A famous person regarded with interest and curiosity.
LION, noun. A light brown color that resembles the fur of a lion
LION, adjective. Of the light brown color that resembles the fur of a lion.
LION ANT, noun. Antlion
LION ANTS, noun. Plural of lion ant
LION CITY, proper noun. (informal) Nickname of Singapore.
LION CUB, noun. (male or female) A young lion.
LION CUBS, noun. Plural of lion cub
LION DOG, noun. A fancy dog with a flowing mane, usually clipped to resemble a lion's mane.
LION DOGS, noun. Plural of lion dog
LION LIZARD, noun. (dated) basilisk (tree-dwelling lizard)
LION LIZARDS, noun. Plural of lion lizard
LION OF JUDAH, proper noun. (Christianity) Jesus Christ
LION OF JUDAH, proper noun. (rasta) the emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia
LION TAMARIN, noun. Any of four species of small New World monkeys that constitute the Leontopithecus genus.

Dictionary definition

LION, noun. Large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male.
LION, noun. A celebrity who is lionized (much sought after).
LION, noun. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Leo.
LION, noun. The fifth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about July 23 to August 22.

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