Leo Zodiac Sign

Leo zodiac sign

Dates: July 23 - August 22
Symbol: The Lion
Color: Gold
Element: Fire
Duality: Masculine
Quality: Fixed
Most compatible with: Aries, Gemini, Libra and Sagittarius

Ruled by the Sun and represented by the Lion, Leo is the fifth sign of the zodiac. People born under this fire sign cannot be ignored, as there's a sense of royalty surrounding them. Leos are charming, warm and dramatic individuals who enjoy being the center of attention. They are driven by the desire to love and be loved. Leos are born leaders and their amazing ability to entertain other people makes them quite popular. However, their dramatic nature and attention-seeking behavior is often mistaken for arrogance and can turn people off. Leo dates of birth are July 23 - August 22. Read on if you want to find out more important information about Leo: from Leo meaning to Leo dates compatibility, strengths and weaknesses.

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Leo Traits

Leo Strengths: Calm, committed, positive, born-leaders, highly energetic, adaptable, friendly, fun-loving, sincere, broad minded
Leo Weaknesses: Bossy, dominating, jealous, egoistic, impulsive, moody
Leo likes: Loyalty, protecting their loved ones, giving advice, flattery, taking risks
Leo dislikes: Boredom, pettiness, taking orders, being dependent on others, doing what's not necessary


Leo Personality

People born under the Leo zodiac sign are very charming, friendly and honest individuals who were born to lead. Thanks to their positive thinking, kind nature and a great sense of humor, they're able to attract an abundance of friends. They're loyal and devoted friends and partners, but if you broke their trust or heart, they will never forget or forgive you.
According to astrology Leo people are born leaders and trendsetters. They're direct, idealistic, determined and will work hard to achieve all of their goals. Leos are really creative and always come up with brilliant ideas. These people love fame, luxurious things, and always want to be the center of attention. Due to their arrogant and egoistic behavior from time to time, they can end up making more enemies than friends. However, they're kind and will never step behind when it comes to helping others.


Leo Friends and Family

People are often attracted to Leo's warmth, utterly kind spirit and zest for life. Leos are enthusiastic people who have the ability to provide encouragement when times get tough and lift up one's spirits. They love to socialize and are always willing to lend a helping hand. People born under the sign of Leo are good and loyal friends, even though some of them can be very self-centered. Leos treat their friends and family members well. They also do not hold a grudge and are very forgiving. One way a Leo shows affection is through pampering their loved ones with gifts, praise, and kind and loving gestures.
As parents, Leos are warm and childish and they care most about family loyalty, affection and protection. They're genuine in their emotional displays, so their children always know when they're happy and enthusiastic or when they're feeling down. With their courageous and energetic nature, Leos are almost always the center of their family. They're really generous parents who love to shower their children with presents and other kind gestures.

Leo Love and Sex

As partners, Leos are loyal and very honest. Their understanding of their own desires and goals can improve their romantic and sex life. While they can be demanding at times, they're really warm, passionate and cuddly. Leos will always fight for their loved ones and they often tend to choose their partner to be someone who needs to be saved.
Those born under the Leo horoscope sign love compliments and always need to know how much they're appreciated. Leos in love wants to be pampered with affection and appreciation, as it could be the only way for them to be fiercely protective of their partners. In a relationship, Leos are very loving, faithful and generous.
Leo’s sexuality is all about being the king in the bedroom. When it comes to sex, Leos expect only the best from their partners and will take nothing less. These individuals will to anything to satisfy their lovers' needs, but they expect their partners to do what it takes to stay attractive as well. Leo's ego won't forgive a sexual partner who strays into another person's bed.

Leo Career and Money

Thanks to their extrovert nature, Leos find it very easy to spend their money on expensive clothes and luxury things that will make them feel like royalty. Leos are not known for managing personal finances very well. However, they're born leaders and very charismatic, which makes them good managers.
They're responsible employees who know how to remain calm in a time of need. To ensure the job is done properly, Leos would work overtime without any problem. They have the same respect for those below and above them on the success scale.


Leo Man

The Leo man loves to impress other people, especially the opposite sex. He loves to show off and often uses his charm to get things done. According to the zodiac Leo male loves to be the center of attention and is always surrounded by a group of people. He is independent, dominating, bossy and perfectionist.
The Leo man is almost always in a playful mood and never takes something seriously, which can be irritating at times. He has a weird sense of insecurity when his loved ones starts to ignore or overlook him and this insecurity is transformed into anger sometimes.
In a relationship, he is romantic, passionate and generous and is not afraid of public display of affection. A relationship with a Leo male is not always easy, as certain situations outside the relationship may set him off from time to time. However, stability and words of encouragement can be the anchor to keep the Leo man off drifting into dangerous waters.

Leo Woman

The Leo woman is confident, loving, arrogant, aggressive, creative and generous. She carries herself in a manner that is extremely inspiring and she expects royal treatment from everyone around her.
She is beautiful and sensual and never fails short of male attention. The Leo female is not satisfied with ordinary things – she has a superior taste and strives for greatness. She loves a life full of luxury and extravagance and can go to any extent to live such a life. The Leo woman is caring and she loves to be surrounded by her family members and close friends.
In a relationship, the Leo woman can be extremely jealous and possessive. However, she is never clingy and she is totally committed to keeping and maintaining a happy and fulfilling relationship.

Leo Horoscope

You're a true attention and pleasure seeker, and 2017 will bring you plenty of the things you love most. However, your rewards will come if you show the Universe that you can tame your ego and minimize the drama in your life. Life is a stage for you, Leo, and while sometimes this dramatic philosophy works well for you and brings you the attention you want, at other times it brings you distress. In February, you will feel like you're being tested, as a number of obstacles involving family, money, and career will face you. Don't get angry and frustrated during these trials, try to stay calm and listen to the other side. This softer approach will help you sail smoothly through these demanding times. In August, you will find yourself feeling on fire and you will be burning to try out something new, whether it be in business or love. However, this is not the time to blaze, so take it easy and wait until December when you can finally relight your fire.

Love

You're fiery and one of the most passionate zodiac signs, which means that you always seek pleasure in your personal relationships. When Saturn moves into Sagittarius in January, you may experience tension in your relationship, so you must be careful of your high demands during this time. Your fiery passion can be overpowering to your partner at times, so remember to give them space and let them breathe. August is the perfect month for love, romance, and passion, so if you're looking for a partner, this is the best time of the year.

Health & Wellness

You will need to make some big health changes this year, Leo. You're always seeking and this usually lead you to unhealthy choices, so you should spend the first few months of 2017, focusing on making some lifestyle changes. Try to eat a balanced diet by eliminating processed foods and start a strength training regimen. Your chances for health problems increase in April and August, but you can avoid all of this if you make a change in lifestyle habits. Take even better care of yourself than usual; get extra sleep, stay hydrated, eat more vegetables and fruits, and reduce your stress and anger through meditation. If you stick to your new health regimen, by the end of this year you will definitely see positive results.

Career & Money

You live for attention and drama, but in February you will need to focus on professionalism. Don't let your ego overcome your work and keep the drama under control, as it could be a detriment to your career. In April, you should take the advice from your co-worker, even though you will want to argue your opinion. In August, when Saturn directs in Scorpio, you will have fun at work. and a big project you have been working on will finally bring you the recognition you wanted. At this time, you will experience flattery and appreciation.

When it comes to finances, at the beginning of this year you will be struggling with growing expenses. Your expenses can be easily reduced, because much of your money goes for things you want, rather than what you need. In April, you may experience some huge financial problems, so you will have to find a way to resolve the problem peacefully with very little stress and drama involved.