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Levi

(lē`vī), in the Bible. 1 Son of Jacob and Leah and eponymous ancestor of the Levites. His name appears infrequently—at his birth, when he and Simeon massacred the Shechemites out of revenge, when Jacob migrated to Egypt, and finally when he is named in the prophecy of his father. 2 See Matthew, SaintMatthew, Saint,
in the New Testament, one of the Twelve Apostles. Also called Levi, he was a publican (tax collector) from Capernaum. Since the 2d cent. the first Gospel (see Matthew, Gospel according to) has been attributed to him, but the attribution is almost certainly
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. 3, 4 Names in the Gospel genealogy.

Levi

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1. Carlo. 1902--75, Italian physician, painter, and writer. Best known for his novel Christ Stopped at Eboli (1947), his other works include The Watch (1952) and Words are Stones (1958)
2. Primo . 1919--87, Italian novelist. His book If This is a Man (1947) relates his experiences in Auschwitz. Other books include The Periodic Table (1956) and The Drowned and the Saved (1988), published after his suicide

Levi

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1. Old Testament
a. the third son of Jacob and Leah and the ancestor of the tribe of Levi (Genesis 29:34)
b. the priestly tribe descended from this patriarch (Numbers 18:21--24)
2. New Testament another name for Matthew (the apostle)
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The subject of procurement is the completion of the sewage network and water supply system in the village levare and mal levre and expansion of wastewater treatment plant in the municipality gajary.
CLXXXIIII: [3] ve piecho che le dite ball(e) vi | mandate a Gubr(iele) Tanso su la nave di Bernad Carbono e spagiatell(e) | i(n) dugana como ve dira Ioha(ni) d'Alzate e fatele levare di | raxone a la riva e fatelo da dite guarde.
From the darkness, from that almost total oblivion, from that silence, using the arte del levare, Attanasio's investigation reveals points, features, minimal historical-biographical characteristics which her writing collects and fills in, with great discretion and a severe control over language and style, delineating for each its own space in that obscurity, in that darkness, in that silence.
Leonardo da Vinci teria feito uma distincao entre dois modos de producao artistica: a per via di porre (pintura) e a per via di levare (escultura).
La via di levare deja lugar aqui a la via di porre.
LAS GRAFIAS &lt;b&gt; Y <v> (o <u>) EN POSICION INICIAL E INTERIOR DEBIL Uso de <v-> o ETIMO USO DE <b-> POR ETIMO <u-> por <b-> <v-> O <u-> vajar (ED, 127r) * BASSIARE bender (VM, 29v) VENDERE valanza (VM, 52r) * BILANCIA ber (PD, 40) VIDERE vatalla (VM, 5r) BATTUALIA berdad (VM, 7r) VERITATE vestia (PD, 17) BESTIA benir (PD, 22) VENIRE voca (VM, 74r) BUCCA biejo (ED, 102v) VETULUS Uso de <-v-> o ETIMO USO DE <-b-> POR ETIMO <-u-> por <-b-> <-v-> O <-u-> alauar (ED, 106r) ALAPARI BEBER (VM, 68v) BIBERE aurir (ED, 128v) APERIRE CABALLO (ED, 9v) CABALLUS cauello (PD, 18) CAPILLUS DEBER (PD, 69) DEBERE lova (ED, 17v) LUPUS LLEBAR (VM, 74v) LEVARE regiuir (VM, 25v) RECIPERE OBEXAS (PD, 17) OVICULA
Ho gia parlato diffusamente, nel mio libro Sui preparativi di guerra, di come effettuare questi segnali e del modo in cui si devono levare in alto le torce.
It is derived from the Latin caro 'meat' and levare 'to lift', the idea being that this was the time when all meat had to be lifted or removed from the table and should not appear again until the end of the fast.
er per levare ogni dubio et per pi[grave{u}] chiara intelligenza et demostratione della sua intentione dechiara et commanda .
Otros, en cambio, sostienen-que el termino proviene de las palabras latinas carnem (carne) y levare (suprimir) o de la expresion en el mismo idioma carne vale (adios, carne) y que se refiere a la abstinencia de ese alimento que los cristianos deben guardar una vez concluido el festejo e iniciada la cuaresma.
Prior Information Notice for Completion of sewerage network in the greater levare and extension of wwtp gajary.
Da controllare METRICA VERSI (se e eufonica) BATTERE E LEVARE DELLE FRASI ALL'INIZIO (se non si incastrano con la ritmica)-- ACCENTI INTERCALARI TONALITA E NUMERO VERSI VERSIONE CANTATA MAURO VERSIONE SENZA CANTO PREMIX DUE PISTE DI CUI UNA LIBERA (AFDA IV/200 L.