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Leo is the fifth of the twelve Zodiac constellations. Depicted as a crouching lion facing the west, with a sickle of stars marking the head and mane of the animal, this constellation is seen mostly in the evening. It is easily noticeable during the spring season in the northern hemisphere and during autumn in the southern hemisphere. The brightest star of this constellation is 'Regulus'. Various traits are associated with the Leo constellation. It is said that people with this sign are creative, warm hearted, enthusiastic, faithful, pompous, bossy, and intolerant. The other constellations namely Aries and Sagittarius, along with Leo are all fire elements. Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces bear water element. Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius are all air elements. According to the Greek mythology, Leo has been recognized as the Nemean lion. It was said to be placed in the sky after being killed by the Heracles or Hercules.

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paige
it is Regulus and it said it on my paper we copied from school
paige at 04:36PM, Sep 10th 2013.
heather
I didn't know anything about my birth sign thank-you
heather at 12:37PM, Jun 23rd 2013.
khalid
I am doing a project but this website doesn't tell me what is Leo the lion's nick and real name is.
khalid at 10:06PM, Mar 30th 2013.
5647
capricorns are better
5647 at 07:34PM, Dec 17th 2012.
arpit pandey
good :)
arpit pandey at 10:37AM, Oct 7th 2012.
pam
what is that
pam at 12:01PM, Jun 12th 2012.
jay
i need more info
jay at 03:57PM, Jun 7th 2012.
Kendal
I LOVE this website I'm using it for one of my projects!! :)
Kendal at 08:23PM, Apr 4th 2012.
Juliana
Actually Quaztinalina (The religious one) if you are born in august YOU ARE A VIRGO! So whatever you read or thought of in your little religious mind is totally wrong! No offense!
Juliana at 04:21PM, Apr 4th 2012.
Kaitlyn
Great website! I love it!!!
Kaitlyn at 08:18PM, Mar 27th 2012.
mariana
love this web-site
mariana at 07:03PM, Feb 7th 2012.
kezia
great facts
kezia at 08:15PM, Jan 12th 2012.
qaztinalina
i am very religious and i don't see these signs but i read in a book that those who are born in august from a certain date will have this and i guess i am Leo...cool fact i have also read about hercules-this part what the poster said that the belief was that the lion or leo was placed in the sky after hercules had killed it, is funny for me but i did also read that hercules had to do ten commands from a roman king to be forgiven for killing his wife and children and one of them was to kill The Lion or Leo or Nemean-the giant lion!

heres a pic of hercules wearing Nemean's skin


qaztinalina at 01:13PM, Dec 1st 2011.
Jordana And Emily
Hahah this is awsome :)

Yay for leo's..
Jordana And Emily at 12:45AM, Sep 5th 2011.
lizzy
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lizzy at 07:31PM, Mar 7th 2011.

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