lieve

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lieve

  1. Inflected form of lief

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Considered of Baltic origin, related to eg. Latvian klēpis ‎(lap). Distribution of the word within Baltic Finnic is limited to the northern languages, e.g. Veps ĺebe.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlie̞ʋe̞]
  • Hyphenation: lie‧ve

Noun[edit]

lieve

  1. the lower edge of a garment; hem
  2. hem (rim or margin of something)
  3. In plural of adessive, ablative and allative cases used to indicate approximate location; see liepeillä, liepeiltä, liepeille.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lieve (Kotus type 48/hame, p-v gradation)
nominative lieveˣ liepeet
genitive liepeen liepeiden
liepeitten
partitive lievettä liepeitä
illative liepeeseen liepeisiin
liepeihin
singular plural
nominative lieveˣ liepeet
accusative nom.? lieveˣ liepeet
gen. liepeen
genitive liepeen liepeiden
liepeitten
partitive lievettä liepeitä
inessive liepeessä liepeissä
elative liepeestä liepeistä
illative liepeeseen liepeisiin
liepeihin
adessive liepeellä liepeillä
ablative liepeeltä liepeiltä
allative liepeelleˣ liepeilleˣ
essive liepeenä liepeinä
translative liepeeksi liepeiksi
instructive liepein
abessive liepeettä liepeittä
comitative liepeineen

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin levis, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁lengʷʰ-.

Adjective[edit]

lieve m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural lievi)

  1. light
  2. light, delicate, gentle
  3. slight, minor
  4. mild (punishment, sentence)

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Verb[edit]

lieve

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lever
  2. third-person singular present indicative of lever
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of lever
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of lever
  5. second-person singular imperative of lever