[ syll. liev, li-ev ] The baby boy name Liev is pronounced as LIY-V †. The origin of Liev is the Russian-Hebrew language. The name is of the meaning heart of the lion. The name has in recent times been made known by the American actor Liev Schreiber (1967-).
The name Lieve is a form of Liev.
Liev is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.
† approx English pronunciation for Liev: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)"
A famous person named Liev is Actor, Liev Schreiber, born Isaac Liev Schreiber, October 4, 1967, San Francisco, California.