Leonardo

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Leonardo
Statue of Leonardo DaVinci in Uffizi Alley, Florence, Italy.jpg
PronunciationItalian: [leoˈnardo]
GenderMale
Origin
Word/nameItalian, Spanish, Portuguese
Meaningstrong as a lion

Leonardo is a masculine given name, the Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese equivalent of the English, German, and Dutch name, Leonard.[1]

People[edit]

Notable people with the name include:

  • Leonardo da Vinci (1452–1519), Italian Renaissance scientist, inventor, engineer, sculptor, and painter

Artists[edit]

Athletes[edit]

Other[edit]

Fictional characters[edit]

Entertainment[edit]

  • Leonardo, a British television series based on the life of Leonardo da Vinci as a teenager
  • Leonardo, an English speaking Italian historical drama series

Business[edit]

  • Leonardo S.p.A. an Italian multinational aerospace, defence and security company

Journal[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Albaigès, Josep M.; Olivart, J.M.A. (1993). Diccionario de nombres de personas (in Spanish). Universitat de Barcelona. p. 157. ISBN 978-84-475-0264-6. Retrieved 15 September 2018.