joven

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Lombard[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin iuvenis (compare Catalan jove, French jeune, Galician xove, Italian giovane, Portuguese jovem, Spanish joven), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (eastern) IPA(key): /ˈdʒuɛn/, /ˈdʒuin/
  • (western) IPA(key): /ˈzuɛn/

Adjective[edit]

joven m (masculine plural jóveny, feminine singular jóvena, feminine plural jóvene)

  1. young, youthful
    I mé fradeî enn jóveny.
    My brothers are young.

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Noun[edit]

joven m (masculine plural jóveny, feminine singular jóvena, feminine plural jóvene)

  1. youth, young person

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

joven (plural jovens, comparable)

  1. Obsolete spelling of jovem

Noun[edit]

joven m f (plural jovens)

  1. Obsolete spelling of jovem

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin iuvenis (compare Catalan jove, French jeune, Galician xove, Lombard joven, Italian giovane, Portuguese jovem), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

joven (plural jóvenes)

  1. young, youthful
    Mis tías son jóvenes.
    My aunts are young.

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Noun[edit]

joven m, f (plural jóvenes)

  1. youth, young person

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