city in S Quebec, Canada, near Quebec City
Origin of Lévisafter F.-G. de Lévis (1719-87), French duke and marshal, commander of French troops in Canada after the death of Montcalm at Quebec
- descendants of the Israelite tribe of Levi; Levites
- As the Cohens are descendants of the Tribe of Priests, so the Levis are the tribal descendants of the Levites.
- alternative spelling for Levi’s, a brand of blue jeans