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Levi vs. Levy

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Levi

Levi (; Hebrew: לֵוִי‎, Modern: Levī, Tiberian: Lēwī) was, according to the Book of Genesis, the third son of Jacob and Leah, and the founder of the Israelite Tribe of Levi (the Levites, including the Kohanim) and the grandfather of Aaron and Moses. Certain religious and political functions were reserved for the Levites.
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Levy

Impose (a tax, fee, or fine)
A tax of two per cent was levied on all cargoes
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Levi

(New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally considered to be the author of the first Gospel
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Levy

Enlist (someone) for military service
He sought to levy one man from each vill for service
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Levy

An act of levying a tax, fee, or fine
Police forces receive 49 per cent of their funding via a levy on the rates
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Levy

An act of enlisting troops
Edward I and Edward II had made substantial use of the feudal levy for raising an army
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Levy

To impose (a tax or fine, for example) on someone.
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Levy

To impose a tax, fine, or other punishment on (a person or business).
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Levy

To enlist or conscript into military service
Levy recruits.
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Levy

To declare and wage (a war).
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Levy

To confiscate property, especially in accordance with a legal judgment.
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Levy

The act or process of levying.
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Levy

Money, property, or troops levied.
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Levy

To impose (a tax or fine) to collect monies due, or to confiscate property.
To levy a tax
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Levy

To raise or collect by assessment; to exact by authority.
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Levy

To draft someone into military service.
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Levy

To raise; to collect; said of troops, to form into an army by enrollment, conscription. etc.
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Levy

To wage war.
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Levy

To raise, as a siege.
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Levy

(legal) To erect, build, or set up; to make or construct; to raise or cast up.
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Levy

The act of levying.
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Levy

The tax, property or people so levied.
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Levy

The Spanish real of one eighth of a dollar, valued at elevenpence when the dollar was rated at seven shillings and sixpence.
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Levy

A name formerly given in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia to the Spanish real of one eighth of a dollar (or 12½ cents), valued at eleven pence when the dollar was rated at 7s. 6d.
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Levy

The act of levying or collecting by authority; as, the levy of troops, taxes, etc.
A levy of all the men left under sixty.
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Levy

That which is levied, as an army, force, tribute, etc.
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Levy

The taking or seizure of property on executions to satisfy judgments, or on warrants for the collection of taxes; a collecting by execution.
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Levy

To raise, as a siege.
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Levy

To raise; to collect; said of troops, to form into an army by enrollment, conscription, etc.
Augustine . . . inflamed Ethelbert, king of Kent, to levy his power, and to war against them.
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Levy

To raise or collect by assessment; to exact by authority; as, to levy taxes, toll, tribute, or contributions.
If they do this . . . my ransom, then,Will soon be levied.
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Levy

To gather or exact; as, to levy money.
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Levy

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.
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Levy

A charge imposed and collected
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Levy

The act of drafting into military service
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Levy

Impose and collect;
Levy a fine
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Levy

Cause to assemble or enlist in the military;
Raise an army
Recruit new soldiers
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