- a sweetheart; lover; beloved.
- a mistress.
Origin of leman
- Lake. Geneva, Lake of.
Examples from the Web for leman
Contemporary Examples of leman
Leman corresponds with many of them herself throughout her day, sometimes during a passing period in school.Philanthropy’s Child Prodigy
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March 6, 2012
As Dr. Leman says, "A conspiracy theorist is always going to see a conspiracy—whatever evidence you give to them."Iran and U.S. Wingnuts: a 9/11 Love Story
March 8, 2010
Historical Examples of leman
I have been often jealous of this Leman in my little airings and poultry-visits.Clarissa, Volume 2 (of 9)
General Leman unbuckled his sword to offer it to the victor.
Now, Agnes, hear what I say to thee, Wilt thou my leman consent to be?Romantic Ballads
It was given me by my seventeenth leman, who had two eyes that looked not together.
Fill him with tales that his cousin plays the leman with the King.
- a beloved; sweetheart
- a lover or mistress
Word Origin for leman
- Lac Léman the French name for (Lake) Geneva