Leon


Leon

Leon, Léon or León may refer to:

Places

United States

* Towns and cities
** Leon, Iowa
** Leon, Kansas
** Leon, New York
** Leon, Oklahoma
** Leon, West Virginia
* Counties and Townships
** Wisconsin:
*** Leon, Monroe County, Wisconsin
*** Leon, Waushara County, Wisconsin
** Leon County, Florida
** Minnesota:
*** Leon Township, Clearwater County, Minnesota
*** Leon Township, Goodhue County, Minnesota
** Leon County, Texas
* Other:
** Leon Valley, Texas

Other countries

* France:
** Léon, Landes, a commune
** Léon (viscounty), Brittany, France
* Leon, Italy, ruins
* Mexico:
** León, Guanajuato
** Nuevo León
* Nicaragua:
** León, Nicaragua
** León Department
* Leon, Iloilo in Philippines
* Spain:
** León, Spain
** León (province)
** Castile and León, autonomous community
** Kingdom of León, historical kingdom
* Leon, Togo

People

*Leon (king of Sparta) (c. 590-560 BCE)
*Leon of Pella (fl. 330s BCE), ethnic-Macedonian writer in Egypt
*Pierre Leon (born 1837), American sailor
*Francis Leon (born 1844), American actor
* Tony Leon (born 1956), South African politician
* Leon (born 1962), American actor Leon Robinson

Fictional characters

* In video games:
** Leon Powalski, chameleon from "Star Fox" game series
** Leon Scott Kennedy, in "Resident Evil"
** Leon ("Dead or Alive")
** Leon, a character in the "Battle Arena Toshinden" video games
** Leon, a.k.a. Squall Leonhart in video games
** Leon Magnus, a character from the video game "Tales of Destiny"
* In moving-image works:
** The character Leon Kowalski in "Blade Runner"
** Leon ("Squirrel Boy"), in the animated series

Other

*"Léon" (film)
* LEON, CPU design
* Club León soccer team
* SEAT León, car from Spain
* Beers:
** Leon beer, from Cyprus
* Companies:
** Leon's, Canadian furniture retailer
** Leon Motors, British
* Leon (given name)

See also

* De León
* Leonard
* Leonidas I
* Leo (disambiguation)


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