leman

noun
le·​man | \ˈle-mən, ˈlē- \

Definition of leman 

archaic

: sweetheart, lover especially : mistress

First Known Use of leman

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for leman

Middle English lefman, leman, from lef lief

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