lieve

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

lieve

  1. Inflected form of lief

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *leebek (compare Veps ĺebe), borrowed from Proto-Baltic [Term?] (compare Latvian klēpis (lap)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlie̯ʋeˣ/, [ˈlie̞̯ʋe̞(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ieʋe
  • Syllabification(key): 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*E/hame, p-v gradation)
nominative lieve liepeet
genitive liepeen liepeiden
liepeitten
partitive lievettä liepeitä
illative liepeeseen liepeisiin
liepeihin
singular plural
nominative lieve liepeet
accusative nom. lieve 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 liepeelle liepeille
essive liepeenä liepeinä
translative liepeeksi liepeiksi
instructive liepein
abessive liepeettä liepeittä
comitative liepeineen
Possessive forms of lieve (type hame)
possessor singular plural
1st person liepeeni liepeemme
2nd person liepeesi liepeenne
3rd person liepeensä

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Hunsrik[edit]

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Verb[edit]

lieve

  1. to love

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin levem (light (not heavy)), from Proto-Italic *leɣʷis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁léngʰus (lightweight), from *h₁lengʷʰ- (light).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈljɛ.ve/, /ˈlje.ve/[1]
  • Rhymes: -ɛve, -eve
  • Hyphenation: liè‧ve, lié‧ve

Adjective[edit]

lieve (plural lievi, superlative lievissimo)

  1. light
    Synonym: leggero
  2. light, delicate, gentle
    Synonyms: leggero, delicato
  3. slight, minor
    Synonyms: leggero, minore
  4. mild (punishment, sentence)
    Synonym: leggero

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References[edit]

  1. ^ lieve in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

lieve

  1. inflection of lever:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative