bove

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See also: Bove and bovë

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Probably an aphetic form of above. Alternatively, this word may continues Middle English bove, boven, from Old English bufan, from Proto-West Germanic *biobanā, from *bi (by) + *ufanā (from above). Compare West Frisian boppe, Dutch boven and Low German baven, boven.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʌv/
  • (file)

Preposition[edit]

bove

  1. Above.

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bove c

  1. indefinite plural of bov

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

bove (plural boves)

  1. ox (castrated male bovine, any male bovine)

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bovem, accusative of bos. Doublet of bue.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɔ.ve/
  • Rhymes: -ɔve
  • Hyphenation: bò‧ve

Noun[edit]

bove m (plural bovi)

  1. ox
    Synonym: bue

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Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bove

  1. ablative singular of bōs