kav

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Old Norse kaf loðinn "toto corpore hirsutus".

Adverb[edit]

kav

  1. completely, a lot
    Hä jär kav allt
    It is completely gone.
    Kav mört
    Dark as night.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rietz, Johan Ernst, “kav”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 315

White Hmong[edit]

Verb[edit]

kav

  1. to manage, govern, rule
  2. to protect

Noun[edit]

kav

  1. stem, trunk (of vine, tree)
  2. barrel (of a gun), pipe
  3. (anatomy) shin, lower leg

See also[edit]