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Λευίς

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Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Biblical Hebrew לֵוִי (lēwî).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /leu̯.ǐːs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /leˈwis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /leˈβis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /leˈvis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /leˈvis/
  • Proper nounEdit

    Λευῑ́ς (Leuī́sm (genitive Λευί); irregular declension

    1. Levi

    Usage notesEdit

    The uninflected form Λευί (Leuí) is generally used in the LXX, while the inflected form is preferred in the New Testament.

    InflectionEdit

    Derived termsEdit

    ReferencesEdit