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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #3880 - לִוְיָה
V) efl (לוה LWH) - Join: A joining together of people. Also the joining together through debt as the lender or borrower. KJV (26): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) join, lend, borrow, borrower, abide, cleave, lender - Strongs: H3867 (לָוָה)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
לִוְיָה f. a garland, a wreath, so called from the idea of joining and bending (see the root לָוָה ); compare Arab. لوى to bend, to curve, to wreathe, to twist; III. to twine one’s self as a serpent; لَوَاءُ fold of a serpent, Proverbs 1:9, 4:9. Hence
the Week of Proper 22 / Ordinary 27