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]

  • IPA(key): occ. /ˈdʒuɛn/, /ˈdʒuin/; or. /ˈzuɛn/

Adjective[edit]

joven m (plural jóveny, f jóvena, f plural jóvene)

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

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Noun[edit]

joven m (plural jóveny, f jóvena, f 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 m, f ‎(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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