Leo zodiac sign: Personality traits, compatibility

Zodiac Sign / Sun Sign / Star Sign: Leo

  • July 22-August 21
  • Lucky Colors: Orange, Gold, White, Red Lucky Numbers – 1,4 amp; 6
  • Leo Celebrities: Napoleon Bonaparte, Mae West, Jennifer Lopez, Madonna, Halle Berry


Leo, the Lion, is the astrology sign for July 23 to August 22. The sun rules this sign under the element of fire. This type of personality is the most domineering of all the signs of the Zodiac. Some of the personality traits associated with Leo are:

  • Ambitious
  • Courageous
  • Dominant
  • Strong-willed
  • Positive
  • Independent
  • Self-confident

They make really great leaders because they have a positive outlook on things that commands respect from those serving under them. They know exactly what they want and they go after it, thriving on complicated circumstances.

More about Leo…

The faults also run to the same extremes and a negative Leo is one of the most obnoxious people you ever could meet. Such a person is haughty and arrogant, with an excessive temper. They love flattery and tend to boast of their accomplishments even if it means putting others down. They have a passion for luxury and an emotional indulgence. Fortunately, most people under this sign can temper the negative qualities of their personality so that they are likeable people.

In any profession, Leo likes to be at the top. They dislike manual labor, preferring to be the boss who gives orders to others. They have exceptional organizational skills, which make them well-suited for top ranking positions in government or business. In relationships, they tend to be genuine, caring and loving.

They are outgoing and kind, but tend to be more hurt than usual when they are let down. They do have a strong sex drive and often find it hard to stay true to one person, leading to marriage failures. They dislike doing things safely and penny pinching, which often leads them into financial difficulties.

In matters of health, those under the sign of Leo tend to suffer from ailments of the back, lungs and spine, as well as heart and blood conditions.

Leo is the fifth sign of the zodiac and is represented by the lion. Like the lion is the king of beasts, Leos have a majestic bearing too. Many of them even have thick hair resembling the mane of a lion! The ruling planet is the sun and the element is fire.

Leos are the most dominant and extroverted of all the zodiac signs. They are born leaders and exude a personal magnetism that’s difficult to resist. They love to act larger than life and have the guts to do so. These generous and warmhearted people and great to be with. Their attitude towards life is enthusiastic and they have a great deal of courage.

Those born under this symbol are generally very intelligent and are well suited to tread the corridors of power and position. They are ambitious and are good managers and organizers. They are practical and can get straight to the heart of a problem and work towards solving it. Many Leos have artistic talents and make good stage or screen performers as they have a natural flair for drama.

The negative traits of Leos are that they can be pompous and patronizing. They have a tendency to be self-centered. They love bragging and have a sense of superiority which makes them treat those beneath them with disdain. They love living extravagantly which might end up turning them into big time borrowers. They are materialistic to the core.

People of this Zodiac rules the upper back, forearms, wrist, spine and heart. This makes them susceptible to pain in the back and lungs, spinal complaints, diseases of the heart and blood, sickness in ribs and sides, convulsions and burning fevers

Leo Compatibility

They are compatible with Aries, Libra, Gemini and Sagittarius. Leos really glow when they are in love and enjoy being admired and pampered. They love to make their partner feel special and can make grand romantic gestures.

Romance and Leo Signs

Leos love seduction and foreplay and are masters in the game of love. Their sexual drive is intense making them seek out many different partners. They are likely to have numerous love affairs to indulge their love for beauty and passion. They can be very deceptive by nature which does not bode well for Leo marriages, many of which will fall apart.

Horoscopes of other Sun Signs

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