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Gender: Male Meaning of Liev: "heart" Origin of Liev: Yiddish variation of Lev

The name Liev is a boy's name of Yiddish origin meaning "heart". Liev and is often added to lists like Unique Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Liev Schreiber's birth name is Isaac Liev, Liev after his mother's favorite Russia author, Leo Tolstoy. Though Liev is increasing in popularity in the secular world thanks to the actor, it originated as a Yiddish diminutive.

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Famous People Named Liev

Isaac Liev Schreiber, American actor

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