the basic monetary unit of Bulgaria
Origin of levBulg, literally , lion ; from Old Church Slavonic livu, ultimately ; from Classical Greek le?n, lion
levo-: used before a vowel
Variant of levo–.
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Origin of levBulgarian, from obsolete variant of lyv, lion (ancient symbol of Bulgaria), from Old Church Slavonic l&ibreve;vŭ, lion, probably from Old High German lewo, from Latin le&omacron;; see lion.
From Bulgarian Ð»ÐµÐ² (lev), a variant of Ð»ÑŠÐ² (lÇŽv) (“lion").
- (chemistry) Alternative form of levo-.; denoting a levorotatory form. (before a vowel)
lev - Investment & Finance Definition
The currency unit of Bulgaria, comprised of 100 stotinka.