10 Perfect Names For A Leo Baby

Do you have a little one who is due to arrive in the next few weeks? Will you have a little Leo baby joining the world? If so, you will have a baby who is confident, fiery, and full of sparkle and personality! People who are born under the Leo zodiac sign have many distinct characteristics. They are very strong, confident, bold, and courageous. They stand up for what they believe in, and they don't scare easily!

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Leos are hard-working and dedicated to doing the right thing. But they aren't all hard work and seriousness. Leos are incredibly friendly and outgoing, they make friends easily and fit into social situations with ease. They are full of adventure and love to try new things. Are you looking for the perfect name for your Leo baby? Well, look no further! Here are 10 baby names that capture the beautiful personality of your little Lion!

10 Cyrus

The Leo zodiac sign has everything to do with fire and light, with their element being fire and the ruling planet being the sun. It doesn't get much more fiery than that! Perhaps you would like a name to represent the fire and light that is representative of this sign.

The name Cyrus is of Persian background, and the name means 'sun.' It is a strong name for your little Leo, and it represents the element that the sign falls under. While the etymology of the name is still under discussion, historians and linguists believe that the name can mean 'sun,' 'like the sun,' or one 'who bestows care.' In recent years, the name Cyrus has gained in popularity, and is a great choice for your little one!

9 Aidan

The name Aidan originated in Ireland and is of Celtic descent. It means 'fire,' and other definitions say that it means 'little and fiery' as well. Either definition would be a perfect fit for your little Leo baby. The spirit color of this horoscope sign is gold, and that is represented by fire and light. The name Aidan represents someone who is kind, caring, and always truthful. A real people-person whose smile is always genuine!

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In terms of popularity, the name Aidan peaked in the early 2000s and has since decreased in popularity. It can be spelled various ways, such as Aiden, Aydan, or Ayden, and it is the root name for the very popular theme of names such as Jayden, Hayden, and Caden.

8 Ruby

Ruby is an adorable name for your little one, and it is a perfect choice if your baby is born in July under the Leo sign, as rubies are the birthstone for the month of July. Of all the gemstone-inspired names for babies, Ruby continues to be one of the most popular ones. It signifies beauty and vibrancy, which coincides with the personality of Leo babies.

The name Ruby comes from the Latin word for red, which is ruber. A ruby is considered to be a stone of Divine Creativity, and it inspires good fortune, love, and loyalty. It became a popular baby name during the Victorian era, and although the popularity has dipped somewhat in recent years, it still remains a favorite gemstone-inspired name.

7 Ariel

While you might immediately be picturing a certain famous Disney mermaid, there is more to this name than you might realize. The name Ariel actually means 'Lion of God,' which is a perfect name for your little Leo baby. The origin of this name comes from the Hebrew language, and it has links to biblical stories.

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There are a few various ways of spelling Ariel, and several names that are closely linked to it, including Ariela, Ariella, Arielle, and Aria. The name Ariel is also the symbolic name for Jerusalem. A lovely baby name for your little lioness!

6 Leocadia

A bit of a unique name, Leocadia is a wonderful mix of Leo for 'lion' and a rhythmic Latin ending. This lovely name is of Spanish origin, meaning 'splendid brightness.' With the Leo sign being surrounded by fire and light, this name aptly represents the horoscope sign.

While it was a relatively popular name in the early 1920s, it has since dipped and is hardly heard of nowadays. Your little one could be the only Leocadia you know, and if you're looking for a unique, beautiful-sounding name that represents your fiery little Leo, then you have found it here!

5 Aurelia

Aurelia is a beautiful name from the Hebrew language, meaning 'the golden one.' It is the female form of the Roman classic Aurelius, and it is seeing a comeback in popularity after almost 60 years. The name is derived from the Latin root word aureus, which means 'golden,' and it is primarily used in English, German, Italian, Polish, and Romanian languages.

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Leos are known to be able to walk into a room and light it up with their energy, confidence, and friendliness. They tend to be very social people who enjoy adventure and excitement. A name like Aurelia acknowledges the luminescent personality your baby is sure to have.

4 Soleil

Soleil is a beautiful baby name that originates from the French language, meaning 'sun.' It is seen as an exotic name, and it became quite popular in the 1960s and again in recent days. It still remains a unique name that not very many people have, so you are sure to give your baby a name that's all their own.

As the name would indicate, people with the name Soleil are friendly and cheerful, and they enjoy meeting new people and making new friends. Just like the sun is the center of our universe, Leos love being the center of attention! They thrive on human interaction and are very passionate, caring people. They are bright like the sun, so the name Soleil would be a beautiful fit for your baby.

3 Blaise

The name Blaise gets its fiery roots from the name Blaze, meaning fire. However, the exact etymology of the name Blaise does have some confusion around it. Some say that it is from the Latin word blaesus, which means 'stuttering.' However, others know the name as being part of Arthurian legend, as it was the name for Merlin the Magician's secretary.

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Largely, though, Blaise is simply a unique way of spelling Blaze, which is an excellent choice of name for your fiery little Leo. Other ways of spelling this name can include Blaize, Blayze, and, of course, Blaze.

2 Aslan

The name Aslan is derived from the Turkish language, meaning 'lion'. It is most famous in North America for being the name of the lion in C.S. Lewis' The Chronicles of Narnia, where the lion served as a metaphorical representation of God.

As babies born under the Leo zodiac sign are known to be courageous and bold, choosing a name that represents a lion is an excellent choice. Aslan is a wonderfully unique name that aptly represents the characteristics of a Leo baby.

1 Leonardo Or Leo

Lastly, how can we have a list of Leo baby names without including the name Leo? Leo could be the shortened form of Leonardo, or it is also great just on its own! It is a strong name that was popular among Romans in ancient times, and it was used by 13 popes over the years.

The name signifies strength, both in body and of character, which is perfectly representative of the zodiac sign. Whether it is Leonardo or just Leo, this name would be a great choice for your little Leo baby!

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