- Sugar RayRay Charles Leonard, born 1956, U.S. boxer.
- William El·ler·y (Channing) [el-uh-ree] /ˈɛl ə ri/, 1876–1944, U.S. poet, essayist, and teacher.
- a male given name: from Germanic words meaning “lion” and “hardy.”
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Examples from the Web for leonard
In late April or early May 1955, Chuck approached Muddy Waters about recording, and Muddy sent him to Leonard Chess.How Rock and Roll Killed Jim Crow
October 26, 2014
That luxury store had been founded years earlier by Herbert Woolf, a relative of the British writers Leonard and Virginia.Those Kansas City Blues: A Family History
October 24, 2014
Cisco founders Leonard Bosack and Sandy Lerner have reportedly given 70 percent of the $170 million they earned to animal welfare.Why Isn't Silicon Valley Doing More to Fight Ebola?
October 8, 2014
In the pilot, Cosby was so bad that the network [NBC] wanted to replace him, and Leonard and Culp rescued him.A Full-Length Bill Cosby Portrait: From Track Star to Ugly Sweaters
September 24, 2014
Those words were said by Joshu Sasaki Roshi, who ordained Leonard Cohen as a Zen monk in 1996.Excuse Me For Not Dying: Leonard Cohen at 80
September 24, 2014
Leonard Lewis and Jack Mallet were the only men we let into the secret.Ned Myers
James Fenimore Cooper
He swung back to Leonard and Call's, mentally reviewing his instructions.The Fortune Hunter
Louis Joseph Vance
"Leonard Madden is my name," he said as he offered a bit of engraved card.
"I'm afraid I'll have to stop that painting," remarked Leonard after watching them a moment.
"But I don't understand a sailing vessel in these waters," speculated Leonard.
- Sugar Ray, real name Ray Charles Leonard. born 1956, US boxer: the first man to have won world titles at five officially recognized weights
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Word Origin and History for leonard
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