Leavy
Leavy \Leav"y\, a. Leafy. [Obs.] --Chapman. [1913 Webster]

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  • leavy — [lē′vē] adj. archaic var. of LEAFY …   English World dictionary

  • Leavy — This interesting name, with variant forms (Mac)Leavy and Levy, is an Anglicized form of the Old Gaelic Irish name Mac Con Sleibhe. The Gaelic prefix mac means son of , with con , a hound and sleibhe , mountain, hence son of the mountain hound .… …   Surnames reference

  • leavy — /lee vee/, adj., leavier, leaviest. Archaic. leafy. [1400 50; late ME levy. See LEAF, Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • leavy — adjective An older form of leafy (consisting of leaves) …   Wiktionary

  • leavy — leav•y [[t]ˈli vi[/t]] adj. leav•i•er, leav•i•est. archaic leafy • Etymology: 1400–50; late ME levy. See leaf, y I …   From formal English to slang

  • leavy — ˈlēvē adjective ( er/ est) Etymology: Middle English levy, from leef leaf + y archaic : leafy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bill Leavy — Infobox Person name = Bill Leavy image size = 250px caption = Bill Leavy officiating his first game after the NFL resumed play following the September 11, 2001 attacks birth date = birth place = death date = death place = education = occupation …   Wikipedia

  • Edward Leavy — Infobox Judge name = Edward Leavy imagesize = caption = office = Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit termstart = March 23 1987 [Senior judge as of 5/19/1997] termend = nominator = Ronald Reagan appointer =… …   Wikipedia

  • Charles H. Leavy — (1940) Charles Henry Leavy (* 16. Februar 1884 bei York, Pennsylvania; † 25. September 1952 in Tacoma, Washington) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker. Zwischen 1937 und 1942 vertrat er den Bundesstaat …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Charles H. Leavy — Charles Henry Leavy (February 16, 1884 September 25, 1952) was a U.S. Representative and U.S. District Judge from Washington. Born on a farm near York, Pennsylvania, Leavy moved to Kansas City, Missouri, with his parents in 1887. He attended the… …   Wikipedia

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