Definition of Levies:
- "Cedric, the Forester", Bernard Gay Marshall.
9. The case of the Gibeonites, who after becoming servants, still occupied their cities, and remained in many respects, a distinct people for centuries; and that of the 150, 000 Canaanites, the servants of Solomon, who worked out their " tribute of bond- service" in levies, periodically relieving each other, are additional illustrations of independence in the acquisition and ownership of property.- "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus", American Anti-Slavery Society.
- "History of the United Netherlands, 1598-99", John Lothrop Motley.