From Middle English left, luft, leoft, lift, lyft, from Old English left, lyft, attested in Old English lyftādl, from Proto-Germanic *luft-, from *lubjaną (compare dialectal English lib, West Frisian lobje, Dutch lubben), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)lewp-, *(s)lup-. Compare Scots left, North Frisian lefts, leeft, leefts, West Frisian lofts, dialectal Dutch loof, Low German.
From Middle English left, variant of laft, from Old English læfd, past participle of lǣfan. More at leave.
From Middle English levit, ilevet, y-levyd, from Old English ġelȳfd, ġelȳfed, past participle of Old English ġelȳfan, lȳfan, equivalent to leave + -ed.
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