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  • 1 Levý — Levy, Levý oder Lévy ist der Familienname folgender Personen: A Alan Levy (1932–2004), amerikanischer Journalist Albert Levy (1862–1922), Vorsitzender der Centrale für private Fürsorge, Sozialarbeiter Alexandre Levy (1864–1892), brasilianischer… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 2 Levy — Levy, Levý oder Lévy ist ein jüdischer Familienname. Herkunft und Bedeutung Der Name leitet sich vom israelitischen Stamm Levi ab. Varianten Levey Levi, Lewi, Lewis, Lewy Bekannte Namensträger Inhaltsverzeichnis A B …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 3 Levy — or Lévy may refer to:*Levy County, Florida * Forced labor; see conscription or national service * An imposition of a tax * A judicial remedy where the property of a judgment debtor is seized for public sale to satisfy a monetary judgment * An… …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 levy — 1 / le vē/ n pl lev·ies 1: an act of levying: as a: the imposition or collection of a tax b: the seizure according to a writ of execution of real or personal property in a judgment debtor s possession to satisfy a judgment debt 2: an amount… …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 Levy — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.  Pour les articles homophones, voir Levi, Lévi (homonymie), Lévis (homonymie) et Lévy. Les Levy sont dans la religion juive et dans l Ancien… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 6 LÉVY — LÉVY, family of French publishers. MICHEL (1821–1875) was born in Phalsbourg, Lorraine. He studied at the Paris music conservatory, but, finding that he lacked talent, abandoned his studies and became a secondhand bookseller. Lévy first sold… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 7 LÉVY (J.-P.) — Jean Pierre LÉVY 1911 1996 «Jean Moulin n’a nul besoin d’une gloire usurpée: ce n’est pas lui qui a fondé Combat , Libération , Franc Tireur : c’est Frenay, d’Astier, Jean Pierre Lévy.» Ces mots d’André Malraux donnent à Jean Pierre Lévy, mort à… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 8 Levy — Lev y, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Levied} (l[e^]v [i^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Levying}.] 1. To raise, as a siege. [Obs.] Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. To raise; to collect; said of troops, to form into an army by enrollment, conscription, etc. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 LÉVY (P.) — LÉVY PAUL (1886 1971) Mathématicien français né et mort à Paris. Ingénieur au corps des Mines, docteur ès sciences en 1912, Paul Lévy enseigna l’analyse à l’École polytechnique de 1920 à 1959, ainsi que l’analyse et la mécanique à l’École… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 10 LÉVY — LÉVY, family of musicians in mid 18th century Paris. They were probably admitted to reside in Paris by Louis XV among the limited number of merchants and representatives of liberal professions. The talented members of the family enjoyed… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 11 Levy — Lev y, n. [F. lev[ e]e, fr. lever to raise. See {Lever}, and cf. {Levee}.] 1. The act of levying or collecting by authority; as, the levy of troops, taxes, etc. [1913 Webster] A levy of all the men left under sixty. Thirlwall. [1913 Webster] 2.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Levy — Lev y, v. i. To seize property, real or personal, or subject it to the operation of an execution; to make a levy; as, to levy on property; the usual mode of levying, in England, is by seizing the goods. [1913 Webster] {To levy on goods and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Levy —   [ vi],    1) David, israelischer Politiker, * Rabat 1937, sephardischer Jude, Bauarbeiter; übersiedelte 1957 nach Israel, wurde Mitglied der Israel. Arbeitspartei, dann der Cherut. Nach dem Austritt aus dem Likud Block (Juni 1995) gründete er… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 14 Lévy — L un des noms juifs les plus répandus. Lévi était l un des fils de Jacob, ancêtre éponyme de l une des douze tribus d Israël, celle où se recrutaient les prêtres (kohens) et leurs assistants (les lévites). Origine : hébreu lewî (= accompagnateur) …

    Noms de famille

  • 15 Levy's — may refer to:*Henry S. Levy and Sons, a former bakery in Brooklyn *Levy s (department store), a former department store chain in Arizona …

    Wikipedia

  • 16 levy — ► NOUN (pl. levies) 1) the imposition of a tax, fee, fine, or subscription. 2) a sum of money raised by a levy. 3) archaic a body of enlisted troops. ► VERB (levies, levied) 1) impose or seize as a levy …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 Levy — Levy, 1) Jakob, jüd. Gelehrter, geb. im Mai 1819 in Dobrzyze (Posen), gest. 1892, studierte in Breslau, wurde 1845 Rabbiner zu Rosenberg in Oberschlesien, 1850 Rabbinatsassessor in Breslau, 1871 Stiftsrabbiner eines Talmudlehrhauses (Bet… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 18 levy — (1) The legal process of seizing and liquidating the assets of a debtor in satisfaction of a judgment. (2) The assessment or collection of a tax (SA Bankruptcy.com) Under the Bankruptcy and insolvency Act the government has imposed a levy (in… …

    Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • 19 levy — [n] assessment, tax burden, collection, custom, duty, exaction, excise, fee, gathering, imposition, impost, muster, tariff, toll; concept 329 levy [v] assess, impose call, call up, charge, collect, demand, exact, extort, gather, lay on, place,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 20 levy — [lev′ē] n. pl. levies [ME levee < MFr, fem. pp. of lever, to raise: see LEVER] 1. an imposing and collecting of a tax or other payment 2. an amount levied; tax, etc. 3. a) the enlistment, usually compulsory, of personnel, as for military… …

    English World dictionary