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Little Lion

noun, Astronomy.
the constellation Leo Minor. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • And therefore some have thought its name not unsuitable unto its nature; the nomination in Greek is a Little Lion;.

  • I was a Little Lion in society, and the town talk of the day.

    Records of a Girlhood Frances Ann Kemble
  • Tell me, you have a Little Lion that follows you like a dog when you are in your camp, have you not?

    In The Palace Of The King F. Marion Crawford
  • The little girl said, "Little Lion was my brudder; great big lioness my mudder; neber heard of any udder."

    The Christmas Books William Makepeace Thackeray
  • And he picked up a Little Lion in one hand and a little tiger in another.

    The Good Wolf Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Perro Chico, little dog, name given to a five-centimo piece because of the Little Lion upon it.

    Our Little Spanish Cousin Mary F. Nixon-Roulet
  • Well, the Little Lion grew big; and as often happens to children as well as lions' cubs, he grew conceited too.

    The Talking Thrush William Crooke
  • Henry, whose attitude in court was that of a pontiff, “defended himself in the street like a Little Lion,” says Barrucand.

    Paris and the Social Revolution Alvan Francis Sanborn
  • The way in which he manages to keep a Little Lion always roaring on the bargain-table astonishes us all every day.

    Jewel Weed Alice Ames Winter
  • "But I am very hungry," returned the Little Lion boy, who was growing bigger and stronger every day.

    Nero, the Circus Lion Richard Barnum

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