leef

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

leef

  1. Obsolete form of lief.

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Afrikaans[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch leven.

Verb[edit]

leef (present leef, present participle lewende, past participle geleef)

  1. to live

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eːf

Verb[edit]

leef

  1. first-person singular present indicative of leven
  2. imperative of leven

Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English lēaf, from Proto-West Germanic *laub, from Proto-Germanic *laubą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

leef (plural leves or lefes)

  1. leaf

Descendants[edit]

  • English: leaf
  • Scots: leaf, lefe, leif
  • Yola: laafe