lion

suomi-englanti sanakirja

lion englannista suomeksi

  1. leijona

  2. sankarileijona

  1. Substantiivi

  2. leijona

lion englanniksi

  1. Lion

  1. A cat, ''leo'', native to Africa, India and formerly much of Europe.

  2. (ux)

  3. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)

  4. A male lion, as opposed to a lioness.

  5. Any of various extant and extinct cats, especially the lion.

  6. A Chinese dog.

  7. An individual who shows strength and courage, attributes associated with the lion.

  8. 2003, Peter Armstrong and Angus McBride, ''Stirling Bridge & Falkirk 1297–98: William Wallace's Rebellion'':

  9. It was said of Plantaganet that 'he was a lion for pride and ferocity but a pard for inconstancy and changeableness, not keeping his word or promise but excusing himself with fair words'.
  10. A famous person regarded with interest and curiosity.

  11. (RQ:Melville Omo)

  12. During this period, we were the lions of the neighbourhood; and, no doubt, strangers from the ​distant villages were taken to see the "Karhowrees" (white men), in the same way that countrymen, in a city, are gallanted to the Zoological Gardens.
  13. (RQ:Wilson Burn)

  14. Such society was far more enjoyable than that of Edinburgh, for here he was not a lion, but a man.
  15. (quote-book)

  16. 1919, Somerset Maugham|W. Somerset Maugham, ''Moon and Sixpence|The Moon and Sixpence'', Moon and Sixpence/Chapter IV|ch. 4

  17. Rose Waterford was a cynic. She looked upon life as an opportunity for writing novels and the public as her raw material. Now and then she invited members of it to her house if they showed an appreciation of her talent and entertained with proper lavishness. She held their weakness for lions in good-humoured contempt, but played to them her part of the distinguished woman of letters with decorum.
  18. A light brown color that resembles the fur of a lion. (rfex)

  19. (color panel)

  20. An old Scottish coin, with a lion on the obverse, worth 74 shillings.

  21. Of the light brown color that resembles the fur of a lion.

  22. (l)

  23. male lion

  24. (l) (brave person)

  25. (uxi)

  26. (l) (gloss)

  27. a style of elegant young man that came after the dandy

  28. lion

  29. leone (gl)

  30. (alt form)

  31. lion (gloss)

  32. (syn)