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Levi or Lévi is a Jewish surname. It is a transliteration of the Hebrew לוי meaning "joining".[1] Another spelling of the name is Levy or Lévy. According to Jewish tradition, people with the Levi surname are Levites and can claim patrilineal descendance from the Leviim of biblical times.

Levi
Pronunciation/ˈli.vi/ or /ˈlɛ.vi/
Language(s)Hebrew
Origin
Meaningjoining
Other names
Variant form(s)Lévi, Levy, Lévy

People named Levi/LéviEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Igor Katsev (2007–2011). "Origin and Meaning of the Name Levi". mfnames.com. Retrieved 2011-10-09.