ake

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Etymology 1[edit]

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ake (third-person singular simple present akes, present participle aking, simple past and past participle aked)

  1. Archaic spelling of ache.
    • ... for let our finger ake, / And it endues our other heathfull membersOthello (Quarto 1), Shakespeare, 1622
    • 1909, Henry C. Shelley, Inns and Taverns of Old London[1], edition text, The Gutenberg Project, published 2004:
      instead he went with the rogues to supper in an arbour, though it made his heart "ake" to listen to their mad talk.

Etymology 2[edit]

Maori.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ake (not comparable)

  1. forever

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

akē

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐌺𐌴

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *qate, from Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

ake

  1. (anatomy) liver (organ of the body)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

ake

  1. to yearn for, desire

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ake

  1. rōmaji reading of あけ