Examples from the Web for levanter
It was the beginning of a "Levanter," and scarcely ruffled the surface as it swept along.
From March 26th, we have had nothing like a Levanter, except for the French fleet.The Life of Nelson, Vol. II. (of 2)|A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
The wind which blew when St Paul was shipwrecked, now called Levanter, from its violence.The Poetical Works of William Lisle Bowles Vol. 2|William Lisle Bowles
The night was dark and rainy, and a Levanter—that wind which brings cold and misery and illness—was blowing fiercely.The Rock of the Lion|Molly Elliot Seawell
And that was the Levanter of to-day, Euraquilo, they call it—hell let loose.The Wind Bloweth|Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne