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Synonyms for lion

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Synonyms for lion

large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male

a celebrity who is lionized (much sought after)

(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Leo

the fifth sign of the zodiac

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Newcastle Falcons are all set to make a move for British Lion scrum half Austin Healey.
And, after retiring from rugby, he remained close to the sport and was chosen to be the medical doctor for the 1980 British Lions tour of South Africa.
The Ospreys, who themselves boast four Lions in their starting XV, have been boosted by the return of British Lions No.
He coached Llanelli to four successive victories in the WRU Cup in the early Seventies and masterminded the winning British Lions tour of New Zealand and Australia in 1971.
ITALIAN JOB Mike Phillips will replace Peel in Rome; DREAM OVER Injury would prevent Dwayne Peel making this summer's British Lions tour
Among the famous names on the Academicals roster include former British Lions Gerald Davies, Gareth Edwards, JPR Williams, Graham Price, Robert Jones and John Devereux.
THE British Lions recorded a magnificent 29-13 victory over Australia in the First Test in Brisbane today.
The following year, Japan will be the destination for what is likely to be a youthful development-style party, as the tour will coincide with the British Lions adventure Down Under.
JOSH LEWSEY ended his England career yesterday believing that it will improve his chances of British Lions selection next summer.
He toured Australia and NewZealand with the 1950 British Lions and appeared in five tests including two wins over the Wallabies and a 9-9 drawagainst the All Blacks when he kicked a crucial penalty.
The Wales and British Lions centre was forced to delay his comeback from five months on the sidelines when a back injury ruled him out of the Ospreys Powergen Cup victory at Bristol last Friday.
WOODLANDS School under-14s are two weeks from their departure to Australia and a six-match tour shadowing the British Lions.
On Friday the Welsh Charitables RFC are holding their annual tribute dinner and this year's recipient is legendary Wales and British Lions fullback JPR Williams.
The British Lions wing has not played since returning from New Zealand with a similar problem to the one that has ruled out team-mate Gavin Henson until mid-October.
PRINCE William filled Jonny Wilkinson's boots yesterday at a British Lions training session in New Zealand.
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