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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, Saint. 3,4 Names in the Gospel genealogy.

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Levi. Third son of Jacob and Leah and ancestor of the Jewish tribe of Levi. During the period of the monarchy, the Levites became state officials in their administration of the cult; they became eventually the Temple singers.

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Levi (in the Bible) a Hebrew patriarch, son of Jacob and Leah (Genesis 29:34); the Levites, the tribe of Israel traditionally descended from him.

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