drev

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse drif.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /drev/, [d̥ʁæw]

Noun[edit]

drev n (singular definite drevet, plural indefinite drev)

  1. drive (computing: mass-storage device)
  2. pinion (gear in a gear drive train)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See drive.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dreːv/, [d̥ʁæwˀ]

Verb[edit]

drev

  1. past tense of drive

Norwegian[edit]

Verb[edit]

drev

  1. past of drive

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dreif, from Proto-Germanic *draibō, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰreybʰ-.

Noun[edit]

drev n

  1. a drive (of hunters), a beat, a battue
  2. a media drive (journalists going like a drive of hunters after a game)
  3. (mechanics) a drive, a pinion
  4. tow, stuffing (around windows or in the threads of pipes)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

drev

  1. past tense of driva.