hav

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See also: HAV, häv, and håv

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

hav (third-person singular simple present has, present participle having, simple past and past participle had)

  1. Informal spelling of have.

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse haf, from Proto-Germanic *habą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hav n (singular definite havet, plural indefinite have)

  1. A sea.
  2. An ocean.
  3. (figuratively) A multitude, a large amount.

Inflection[edit]

Verb[edit]

hav

  1. imperative of have

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse haf, from Proto-Germanic *habą, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂p-.

Noun[edit]

hav n (genitive singular havs, plural høv)

  1. sea, ocean between two lands

Declension[edit]

Declension of hav
n5 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative hav havið høv høvini
accusative hav havið høv høvini
dative havi havinum høvum høvunum
genitive havs havsins hava havanna

Synonyms[edit]

  • sjógvur (all sea on Earth, big waves)

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the verb at hevja.

Noun[edit]

hav n (genitive singular havs, plural høv)

  1. a lifting stone

Declension[edit]

Declension of hav
n5 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative hav havið høv høvini
accusative hav havið høv høvini
dative havi havinum høvum høvunum
genitive havs havsins hava havanna

Etymology 3[edit]

From the verb at hava.

Verb[edit]

hav

  1. imperative singular of at hava

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse haf.

Noun[edit]

hav n (definite singular havet, indefinite plural hav, definite plural hava or havene)

  1. ocean or sea (often incorporated into the proper names of seas and oceans with the suffix -havet)

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse haf.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hav n (definite singular havet, indefinite plural hav, definite plural hava, genitive definite singular havsens)

  1. ocean or sea (see note above)
    Bestefaren min sigla på dei sju hav.
    My grandfather sailed the seven seas.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • haf (obsolete since 1906)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse haf.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hav n

  1. a sea, an ocean

Declension[edit]

Declension of hav 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hav havet hav haven
Genitive havs havets havs havens

Related terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

hav

  1. imperative of hava.

References[edit]