gav

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gav

  1. past tense of give

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

gav f

  1. step

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

gav

  1. simple past of gi

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

gav

  1. past tense of gje, gi, gjeva and gjeve

Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀕𑀸𑀫 (gāma), from Ashokan Prakrit 𑀕𑀸𑀫 (gāma), from Sanskrit ग्राम (grāma). Cognate with Hindi गांव (gāmv, village).

Noun[edit]

gav m (plural gava)

  1. village

Descendants[edit]

  • German: Kaff

References[edit]

  • Yaron Matras (2002), “Historical and linguistic origins”, in Romani: A Linguistic Introduction[1], Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 39

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gav

  1. past tense of ge.
  2. past tense of giva.

Anagrams[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Armenian կավ (kav, clay).

Noun[edit]

gav

  1. (dialectal) clay soil

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կաւ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, a reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • gav”, in Türkiye'de halk ağzından derleme sözlüğü [Compilation Dictionary of Popular Speech in Turkey] (in Turkish), Ankara: Türk Dil Kurumu, 1963–1982