Of the Gulf of Finland, in the region of the Livs and Kurs, where they fused to some extent with the Lithuanians and the Letts.
Of Livonia; the Livs, on the Gulf of Riga; and the Kurs, intermingled with the Letts; (b) the N.
The Livs, who formerly extended east into the government of Vitebsk, have nearly all passed away.
The chronicle of Nestor mentions as inhabitants of the Baltic coast the Chudes, the Livs, the Narova, Letgola, Semigallians and Kors.
The Livs and Letts were as much the prey of the Lithuanians "as sheep are the prey of wolves."