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Origin and Meaning of Lejon

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  • A user from South Africa says the name Lejon is of English origin and means "Gift".

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From Old Swedish leon, from Latin leo. Cognate with Icelandic ljón.

  1. lion; a large cat, Panthera leo
  2. lion (heraldic charge)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Lejon

Marika Lejon is a pop music, folk music, gypsy style, and eastern european music singer-songwriter. She has been prominent since 2004. Marika was given the name Marika Saralotta Lejon on October 3rd, 1984 in Stavanger, Rogaland, Norway.


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Fun Facts about the name Lejon

  • How Popular is the name Lejon? Lejon is the 24,733rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Lejon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 235 babies born with the first name Lejon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lejon to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lejon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Lejon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lejon is Sunday, August 21st, 1955.
  • What year had the most people named Lejon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lejon was in 1972 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Lejon Factoid: According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lejon is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 1997.
  • Weird things about the name Lejon: Your name in reverse order is Nojel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Njleo. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Lejon born Dec 14, 1987

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yukon approximately on 875. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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