the basic monetary unit of Bulgaria
Origin of levBulgarian literally , lion ; from Old Church Slavonic livu, ultimately ; from Classical Greek leōn, lion
Variant of levo–.
From Bulgarian лев (lev), a variant of лъв (lǎv) (“lion”).
lev- - Investment & Finance Definition
The currency unit of Bulgaria, comprised of 100 stotinka.
Variant of levo-
- toward or on the left-hand side: levorotatory
- Chem. levorotatory: levulose
Also, before a vowel, lev-
Origin of levo-; from Classical Latin laevus, left ; from earlier an unverified form laiwos ; from Indo-European an unverified form laiwos (from source Classical Greek laios) ; from base an unverified form (e)lei-, to bend, curve from source el(bow)