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levin

[lev-in] /ˈlɛv ɪn/
noun, Archaic.
1.
Origin of levin
1200-1250
1200-50; Middle English levene, obscurely akin to Gothic lauhmuni (akin to Latin lūmen light)
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levin

/ˈlɛvɪn/
noun
1.
an archaic word for lightning
Word Origin
C13: probably from Scandinavian; compare Danish lygnild
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