lęven

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German Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (in other dialects, including Low Prussian) lewen, lewe

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German leven, from Old Saxon libbian, from Proto-Germanic *libjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *leyp- (leave, cling, linger).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lęven

  1. (in some dialects, especially Mecklenburgisch and Western Pomeranian) to live

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