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  • adj. Of, or pertaining to, the Leo star sign
  • n. Someone with the Leo star sign


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  • There is however another sacramentary _perhaps_ more ancient called the Leonian, because it is attributed by the learned to Leo the great,

    The Ceremonies of the Holy-Week at Rome

  • Then one day, the Leonian captain informed us that he needed to move his ship to another location, to help other humans who were still struggling to stay alive.

    365 tomorrows » Patricia Stewart : A New Free Flash Fiction SciFi Story Every Day

  • During the weekly town meetings, the Leonian captain would regale us with fascinating stories of exploration and adventure.

    365 tomorrows » Patricia Stewart : A New Free Flash Fiction SciFi Story Every Day

  • Their faults can be as large in scale as their virtues, and an excessively negative Leonian can be one of the most unpleasant human beings imaginable, displaying extreme arrogance, autocratic pride, haughtiness, and excessive hastiness of temper.

    Archive 2007-07-01

  • The next thing we are now going for is to find ways to improve the lot for the average Sierra-Leonian, to reduce the level of poverty that (inaudible) country.

    CNN Transcript Sep 30, 2006

  • The next challenge we have is to restore the dignity of the Sierra-Leonian, which was really impaired over the 27 years of misrule and mismanagement by an undemocratic, autocratic government.

    CNN Transcript Sep 30, 2006

  • CURNOW: These Sierra Leonian expatriates debating ways to stimulate the economy back home.

    CNN Transcript Jun 122, 2005

  • "We've been attacked by the Sierra Leonian (rebel) soldiers," said one hotel guest who refused to give his name.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - A seven-member U.N. team has arrived to help plan the repatriation of some 380,000 Leonian refugees in neighboring West African countries.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The helicopter airlifts began Monday morning to transport badly needed food to more than 3,000 Sierra Leonian rebels and civilians concentrated in Bopolu, 100 kilometers (60 miles) north of

    ANC Daily News Briefing


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