bov

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bógr ‎(shoulder). In the sense bow from Dutch boeg.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɔv/, [b̥ɒwˀ]

Noun[edit]

bov c (singular definite boven, plural indefinite bove)

  1. shoulder (of an animal)
  2. bow (front of a boat or ship)

Inflection[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bōs, bovem, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷōws.

Noun[edit]

bov m (plural bovs)

  1. ox

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish bove, from Old Norse bófi.

Noun[edit]

bov c

  1. criminal, chiefly a thief or a robber

Declension[edit]

Inflection of bov 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bov boven bovar bovarna
Genitive bovs bovens bovars bovarnas

Volapük[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bov ‎(plural bovs)

  1. bowl

Declension[edit]