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From Proto-Celtic *klusīti, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱlew-. Cognate with Cornish klewes and Welsh clywed.



  1. (transitive) to hear
  2. (transitive) to smell, sniff
  3. (intransitive, followed by ouzh) to grant
  4. (reflexive, intransitive, reflexive form: en em glevout) to agree, get along



Personal forms
Indicative Conditional Imperative
Present Imperfect Preterite Future Present Imperfect
1s klevan kleven klevis klevin klevfen klevjen -
2s klevez kleves klevjout klevi klevfes klevjes klev
3s klev kleve klevas klevo klevfe klevje klevet
1p klevomp klevemp klevjomp klevimp klevfemp klevjemp klevomp
2p klevit klevec'h klevjoc'h klevot klevfec'h klevjec'h klevit
3p klevont klevent klevjont klevint klevfent klevjent klevent
0 klever kleved klevjod klevor klevfed klevjed -
Impersonal forms Mutated forms
Infinitive: klevout
Present participle: o klevout
Past participle: klevet (auxiliary verb: kaout but intransitive: bezañ)
Soft mutation after a: a glev-
Mixed mutation after e: e klev-
Soft mutation after ne/na: ne/na glev-

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