Middle English huge biblical sea creaturefrom Late Latin from Hebrew liwyātānlwy in Semitic roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Hebrew (Biblical and Modern) לִוְיָתָן (“whale").
Leviathan Sentence Examples
In Leviathan he had vehemently assailed the system of the universities, as originally founded for the support of the papal against the civil authority, and as still working social mischief by adherence to the old learning.
The word may be used in Job as typical of the primeval king of land animals, as leviathan of the water animals.
We know the Leviathan only as it finally emerged from Hobbes's pen.
Leviathan Soulgems - This Elderscroll Oblivion mod on PC replaces the game's soulgems by making them better with a much richer texture and mesh, allowing easier identification of the various types available.
Moya was a Leviathan, a living ship is bonded to Pilot, a creature that was fused into her control systems.