Definitions

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  • adv. After the manner of the Levites; in accordance with levitical law.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. After the manner of the Levites; in accordance with the levitical law.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • After the manner of the Levites or of the Levitical law.

Etymologies

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levitical +‎ -ly

Examples

  • It found its excuse for being in the requirement that worshippers offer to the priests for sacrifice animals levitically clean and acceptable, and that gifts for the temple treasury be made in no coin other than the sacred "shekel of the sanctuary."

    The Life of Jesus of Nazareth

  • As was commonly thought, or perhaps being levitically reckoned as his son.

    Barnes New Testament Notes

  • Christians are not bound to circumcise, to abstain from levitically unclean food and so on.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 7: Gregory XII-Infallability

  • It found its excuse for being in the requirement that worshippers offer to the priests for sacrifice animals levitically clean and acceptable, and that gifts for the temple treasury be made in no coin other than the sacred “shekel of the sanctuary.”

    The Life of Jesus of Nazareth

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