ave

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See also: ave., 'ave, avé, avè, avë, Ave, Ave., and AVE

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Latin ave

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ave ‎(plural aves)

  1. An Ave Maria.
  2. A reverential salutation.

Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ave

  1. avenue
  2. average

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse agi(fear, discipline).

Noun[edit]

ave c

  1. discipline, keeping in check
    Du skal holde forureningen i ave.
    You must keep the pollution in check.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin āve.

Noun[edit]

ave n (singular definite avet, plural indefinite ave)

  1. Ave Maria
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse aga(frighten, scare).

Verb[edit]

ave ‎(imperative av, infinitive at ave, present tense aver, past tense avede, perfect tense har avet)

  1. discipline, check, restrain
Conjugation[edit]

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From avo +‎ -e

Adverb[edit]

ave

  1. grandfatherly (in the manner or way of a grandfather)

Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ava.

Noun[edit]

ave f ‎(plural avis)

  1. grandmother

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ave, from Latin avis, avem, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwis.

Noun[edit]

ave f ‎(plural aves)

  1. bird

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

ave ‎(plural aves)

  1. bird

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ave.

Interjection[edit]

ave

  1. hail

Noun[edit]

ave f

  1. plural of ava

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

avē

  1. second-person singular present imperative of aveō
  2. hail! a formal expression of greetings
    Ave atque vale.
    Hail and farewell.
    Ave Caesar!
    Hail Caesar!

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ave m

  1. vocative singular of avus

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

ave f

  1. ablative singular of avis

References[edit]


Northern Sami[edit]

Verb[edit]

ave

  1. inflection of avvit:
    1. present indicative connegative
    2. second-person singular imperative
    3. imperative connegative

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin avis(bird), from Proto-Italic *awis(bird), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwis(bird).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ave f

  1. bird
Descendants[edit]
  • Galician: ave
  • Portuguese: ave

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin avē(hail).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.βe/, /a.ˈβɛ/

Noun[edit]

ave f

  1. hail (introduces a formal greeting)
Descendants[edit]
  • Galician: ave
  • Portuguese: ave

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese ave(bird), from Latin avis, avem(bird), from Proto-Italic *awis(bird), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwis(bird).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ave f (plural aves)

  1. bird
    Todas as aves têm asas.
    All birds have wings.

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Portuguese ave, from Latin avē(hail).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ave!

  1. hail (introduces a formal greeting)
    Ave César!
    Hail Caesar!
  2. Short for ave Maria.
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin avis, avem, from Proto-Italic *awis(bird), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwis.

Noun[edit]

ave f ‎(plural aves)

  1. bird
  2. (Chile) fowl, poultry
Usage notes[edit]
  • The feminine noun ave is like other feminine nouns starting with a stressed a sound in that it takes the definite article el (normally reserved for masculine nouns) in the singular when there is no intervening adjective:
el ave
  • However, if an adjective intervenes between the article and the noun, the article reverts to la.
Hyponyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the acronym AVE (Alta Velocidad Española), meaning high-speed train (written mostly all caps).

Noun[edit]

ave f ‎(plural aves)

  1. (Spain) train
    Cogeremos el ave el día 23 por la tarde.
    We will take the train on the 23rd in the afternoon.

Tolai[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • avet (when not preceding a verb)

Pronoun[edit]

ave

  1. First-person exclusive plural pronoun: they (many) and I, them (many) and me

Declension[edit]



Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ave

  1. plural of ava