from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Leonard, Ray Charles Known as "Sugar Ray.” Born 1956. American boxer who won the 1976 Olympic light welterweight title. He held five world titles as both a welterweight and middleweight between 1979 and 1987.

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  • proper n. A male given name.
  • proper n. A surname derived from the given name. Also used as an anglicisation of the Irish Ó Leannáin (Lennon).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. United States writer of thrillers (born in 1925)


From the Germanic name of a 6th century Frankish saint, corresponding to Old High German lewo ("lion") (from Latin leo)+ harti ("hard"). (Wiktionary)



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