An accomplished witch, Levina Monkstanley was the one who first developed the Wand-Lighting Charm, Lumos. She astonished her colleagues one day by lighting the tip of her wand to look for a dropped quill in a dusty corner.
Levina is of Lation origin, and the meaning of Levina is "lightening bolt".
The world "Monk" is of Greek origin, and is an Anglo-Scottish surname and derives from pre 7th Century word "munuc". The name would come to mean seperate or alone.
The name "Stanley" is of English origin and means "a meadow that is stony".
- Wonderbook: Book of Spells (First appearance)