pave

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See also: pavé and påve

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French < Vulgar Latin *pavāre < Latin pavīre, present active infinitive of paviō.

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pave (third-person singular simple present paves, present participle paving, simple past and past participle paved)

  1. (UK) To cover something with paving slabs.
  2. (Canada, US) To cover with stone, concrete, blacktop or other solid covering, especially to aid travel.
    pave over paradise, put up a parking lot

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish pauæ (Old Norse páfi), from Old Saxon pavos (Middle Low German pawes, paves), from Old French papes, from Latin pāpa (father).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /paːvə/, [ˈpʰæːwə]

Noun[edit]

pave c (singular definite paven, plural indefinite paver)

  1. pope

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pave

  1. first-person singular present indicative of paver
  2. third-person singular present indicative of paver
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of paver
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of paver
  5. second-person singular imperative of paver

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

pavē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of paveō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

pave m (definite singular paven, indefinite plural paver, definite plural pavene)

  1. a pope

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

pave m (definite singular paven, indefinite plural pavar, definite plural pavane)

  1. a pope

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