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]


Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Armenian բով (bov)[1]

Noun[edit]

bov

  1. oven, stove[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971), “բով”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume I, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 474a
  2. ^ Paspati, Alexandre G. (1870), “bov”, in Études sur les Tchinghianés; ou, Bohémiens de l'Empire ottoman (in French), Constantinople: Impr. A. Koroméla, page 187

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 bōve, from Middle Low German bōve, from Proto-Germanic *bō-.

Noun[edit]

bov c

  1. criminal, chiefly a thief or a robber

Declension[edit]

Declension 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]