levin

levin

[lev-in]
noun Archaic.

Origin:
1200–50; Middle English levene, obscurely akin to Gothic lauhmuni (akin to Latin lūmen light)

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levin (ˈlɛvɪn)
 
n
an archaic word for lightning
 
[C13: probably from Scandinavian; compare Danish lygnild]

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