See also: Leva, levá, levà, levâ, levä, and лева

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

leva

  1. plural of lev

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

leva

  1. third-person singular past historic of lever

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InterlinguaEdit

VerbEdit

leva

  1. present of levar
  2. imperative of levar

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

leva f (plural leve)

  1. lever
  2. (military) call-up, conscription, draft, national service
  3. (military, called up soldiers) those called-up, conscripts

VerbEdit

leva

  1. inflection of levare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

levā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of levō

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse lifa. Akin to English live

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

leva (present tense lever, past tense levde, past participle levt or levd, present participle levande, imperative lev)

  1. to live (be alive)
    Han har levd eit langt liv.
    He has lived a long life.
  2. to subsist (nourish oneself)
    Pandaen lever av bambus.
    The panda subsists on bamboo.

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Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse leifa, from Proto-Germanic *laibijaną.

VerbEdit

lēva

  1. to leave behind

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Swedish: leva (obsolete)

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɛ.vɐ/, [ˈlɛ.vɐ]

NounEdit

leva f (plural levas)

  1. wave (sudden unusually large amount of something)
    Uma leva de vândalos entrou na loja.
    A wave of vandals entered the store.

VerbEdit

leva

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of levar
    Ele leva isso.
    He takes this.
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of levar
    Tu aí, leva isso sozinho.
    You there, take this by yourself.

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Bulgarian лева (leva), plural of лев (lev, lion), from Proto-Slavic *lьvъ (lion).

NounEdit

leva f (plural leve)

  1. lev (currency of Bulgaria)

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Latin levo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

leva f (plural levas)

  1. (military) draft (of troops)
  2. (mechanical) cog
  3. (mechanical) cam

Further readingEdit


SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • lefva (obsolete spelling)

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish liva, from Old Norse lifa, from Proto-Germanic *libjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *leyp- (leave, cling, linger). Cognate with Norwegian leve, Danish leve, Icelandic lifa, Dutch leven, German leben and English live.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

leva (present lever, preterite levde, supine levt, imperative lev)

  1. to live; to be alive
    Lever den skådisen fortfarande?
    Is that actor still alive?
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish lēva, from Old Norse leifa, from Proto-Germanic *laibijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *leyp- (leave, cling, linger). Cognate with Icelandic leifa, English leave.

VerbEdit

leva (present lever, preterite levde, supine levt, imperative lev)

  1. (obsolete) to leave
    • 1541, Gustav Vasa Bible, Gospel of Matthew, 22:25
      När oss woro siw brödher / Then förste toogh sigh hustru och bleff dödh. Och effter han hadhe ingen sädh / leeffde han sina hustru sinom brodher.
      (pre-1906 spelling) När oss voro sju bröder; den förste tog sig hustru, och blef död; och efter han hade ingen säd, lefde han sina hustru sinom broder.
      Now there were with us seven brethren: and the first, when he had married a wife, deceased, and, having no issue, left his wife unto his brother:
    Synonym: lämna
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Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

leva

  1. indefinite plural of lev (currency of Bulgaria)

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