lev- definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Bulgarian literally , lion ; from Old Church Slavonic livu, ultimately ; from Classical Greek leōn, lion
lev- definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. lev·a
Origin: Bulgarian, from obsolete variant of lyv, lion (ancient symbol of Bulgaria), from Old Church Slavonic lĭvŭ, lion, probably from Old High German lewo, from Latin leō; see 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
Origin: ; 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)