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Definition of Levantine

Levantine
Levantine Le*vant"ine (l[-e]*v[a^]nt"[i^]n or l[e^]v"ant*[imac]n; 277), a. [F. levantin, or It. levantino. See Levant, n.] Of or pertaining to the Levant. --J. Spencer.
Levantine
Levantine Le*vant"ine, n. 1. A native or inhabitant of the Levant. 2. [F. levantine, or It. levantina.] A stout twilled silk fabric, formerly made in the Levant.

Meaning of Levantine from wikipedia

- Levant Levantine Sea Members of the Latin Church in the Middle East: Levantines, Latin-Levantines, Latin Catholics, Latin Christians, Franco-Levantines, Italian...
- and of Levantine archaeology; food scholars speak of Levantine cuisine; and the Latin Christians of the Levant continue to be called Levantine Christians...
- Levantine Arabic, also called Shami (autonym: شامي šāmi, or Arabic: اللَّهْجَةُ الشَّامِيَّة, il-lahje š-šāmiyye), or simply Levantine, is a subgroup of...
- Levantine cuisine is the traditional cuisine of the Levant, known in Arabic as the Bilad al-Sham, which covers a large area of the Eastern Mediterranean...
- The Levantine Sea (Arabic: بحر الشام, Hebrew: ים לבניני, Turkish: Levanten Denizi) is the easternmost part of the Mediterranean Sea. The Levantine Sea...
- The Levantine Aurignacian (35,000-29,000 BP, calibrated, 32,000-26,000 BP, non-calibrated) is an Upper Paleolithic culture of the Near-Eastern Levant...
- The Levantine corridor is the relatively narrow strip between the Mediterranean Sea to the northwest and deserts to the southeast which connects Africa...
- The Crusades were a series of religious wars initiated, supported, and sometimes directed by the Latin Church in the medieval period. The best known of...
- Levantine archaeology is the archaeological study of the Levant. It is also known as Syro-Palestinian archaeology or Palestinian archaeology (particularly...
- Ottoman Empire, they are sometimes referred to as Levantines, Italo-Levantines [it], or Franco-Levantines (Arabic: شوام; French: Levantins; Italian: Levantini;...