hæve

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hefja, from Proto-Germanic *habjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *kh₂pyé-, from the root *keh₂p- (to seize). Compare Swedish häva, Norwegian hevja, English heave, West Frisian heffe, Dutch heffen, German heben.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɛːvə/, [ˈhɛːwə]

Verb[edit]

hæve (imperative hæv, infinitive at hæve, present tense hæver, past tense hævede, past participle har hævet)

  1. raise
  2. put up
  3. lift
  4. draw, withdraw, cash
  5. break off
  6. swell, tumefy
  7. prove, rise