Definition for levi (2 of 3)
Definition for levi (3 of 3)
(used with a plural verb) Trademark.
Examples from the Web for levi
On Dec. 22, 1799, Sands told her cousins that she would be leaving to elope with a fellow boarder named Levi Weeks that night.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
According to the sheriff, 18-year-old Levi Weaver begged the officer to shoot him, and then leapt at him.
Compare the Auto-Tune way of singing today with the way Levi Stubbs of the Four Tops sang.Interview: T Bone Burnett, the Coen Brothers’ Music Guru|Andrew Romano|December 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“I specifically took on those roles knowing they had an added value,” says Levi.
Prime Minister Levi Eshkol said there'd be "no immunity" for a country "that encourages sabotage operations."
My mother's name was Lucinda, and father's name was Levi Miles.Slave Narratives, Oklahoma|Various
He was made chairman of the judiciary committee, the same place held by Judge Levi Woodbury in the convention of 1850.
Levi turned back to Cleveland, and was fortunate in finding a home in the family of Judge Walworth.Cleveland Past and Present|Maurice Joblin
And there went a man of the name of Levi, and took to wife a daughter of Levi.The Religion of Geology and Its Connected Sciences|Edward Hitchcock
No one seemed to notice that Levi had stopped collecting taxes.The King Nobody Wanted|Norman F. Langford
British Dictionary definitions for levi (1 of 4)
- the third son of Jacob and Leah and the ancestor of the tribe of Levi (Genesis 29:34)
- the priestly tribe descended from this patriarch (Numbers 18:21–24)
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Word Origin and History for levi
masc. proper name, biblical son of Jacob by Leah, from Hebrew lewi, literally "joining, pledging, attached," from stem of lawah "he joined."