Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word leon in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word leon:

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[noun]  lion

Root: leon
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Panahón na upang pakawalán sa kaparangan ng Afriká ang mga león sa mga zoo. 
It is time to release the lions in the zoos into the African wilderness.
Madalás na sumisimboló sa monarkiya ang wangis ng león
The lion's image often symbolizes the monarchy.
Paborito kong panoorín ang mga león sa isáng dokumentaryo ng National Geographic. 
I enjoyed watching the lions in a documentary by the National Geographic.
Alín ang mananalo sa bakbakan sa pagitan ng mga león at tigre
Which would win a battle between lions and tigers?

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Ang leyon ay ang hari ng kagubatan.
Tatoeba Sentence #4112182 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The lion is the king of the jungle.

Mas malalakas ang mga leyon kaysa mga lobo.
Tatoeba Sentence #2929955 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Lions are stronger than wolves.

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Alternate spelling(s):
liyon, leyon
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