Name: Levi

Origin and Meaning of the Name Levi

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  • Pronunciation:
    (LEE vi); (leh VEE)
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    Itself (Levi)
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Miscellaneous Info for Levi

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    English and Hebrew speaking countries
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    Levi is a Hebrew name used in the Old Testament of the Bible. Levi was the name of one of the sons of Jacob. His descendants, the Levites, were the priests of Israel.

    It is also the name of a popular brand of jeans, Levi-Strauss.

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