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ˈli vrəlivre

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  1. livrenoun

    A unit of currency formerly used in France, divided into 20 sols or sous.

  2. Etymology: From livre.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. LIVREnoun

    The sum by which the French reckon their money, equal nearly to our shilling.

    Etymology: French.


  1. LIVRE

    LIVRE (lit. 'FREE', L), previously known as LIVRE/Tempo de Avançar (lit. 'FREE/Time to Move Forward', L/TDA), is a green political party in Portugal founded in 2014. Its founding principles are ecology, universalism, freedom, equity, solidarity, socialism and Europeanism. Its symbol is a poppy. It was legalised by the Portuguese Constitutional Court on 20 March 2014. On 20 May 2015, it officially changed its name LIVRE to LIVRE/Tempo de Avançar, with L/TDA as its abbreviation. It switched back to its original name a few years later.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Livrenoun

    a French money of account, afterward a silver coin equal to 20 sous. It is not now in use, having been superseded by the franc

  2. Etymology: [F., fr. L. libra a pound of twelve ounces. Cf. Lira.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Livre

    lē′vr, n. an old French coin, about the value of a franc, by which it was superseded in 1795: the ancient French unit of weight, equal to about 1 lb. avoirdupois. [Fr.,—L. libra, a pound.]

Anagrams for livre »

  1. liver

  2. rivel

  3. viler

  4. levir

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of livre in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of livre in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of livre in a Sentence

  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    A closed book makes a page; Open heart makes a thousand faces. (Un livre fermé fait une page; Coeur ouvert, mille visages)

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