levin

noun
lev·​in | \ ˈle-vən How to pronounce levin (audio) \

Definition of levin

archaic

First Known Use of levin

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for levin

Middle English levene

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“Levin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/levin. Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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