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lev

 (lĕf)
n. pl. lev·a (lĕv′ə)
See Table at currency.

[Bulgarian, from obsolete variant of lyv, lion (ancient symbol of Bulgaria), from Old Church Slavonic lĭvŭ, lion, probably from Old High German lewo, from Latin leō; see lion.]

lev

(lɛf)
n, pl leva (ˈlɛvə)
(Currencies) the standard monetary unit of Bulgaria, divided into 100 stotinki
[from Bulgarian: lion]

lev

(lɛf)

n., pl. lev•a (ˈlɛv ə)
the basic monetary unit of Bulgaria.
[1900–05; < Bulgarian: literally, lion]

Lev.

Leviticus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lev - the basic unit of money in Bulgarialev - the basic unit of money in Bulgaria
Bulgarian monetary unit - monetary unit in Bulgaria
stotinka - 100 stotinka equal 1 lev in Bulgaria
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The exchange coin of 2 leva has a circulation of 500,000 pieces.
The Cabinet really landed in hot water only after centreright MPs claimed that the country's National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) had paid a total four million leva in bonuses.
Leva estimated his supply of the popular Israeli army gas masks, which retail for $20 to $25, will be sold out before the convention begins Monday.
Too many college campuses are languishing in the technology arena as budgets are consistently shrinking," said Ed Leva, President of Wellington Steele, "and it is the students that truly miss out on the excitement of working with the latest technologies.
From 1 January people in Burgas will pay 2 leva and 77 stotinki for cubic water, and those in Montana 2 leva and 89 stotinki.