lova

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See also: Lova, lóvá, løva, and лова

Ajië[edit]

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lova

  1. dog

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Faroese[edit]

Verb[edit]

lova (third person singular past indicative lovaði, third person plural past indicative lovað, supine lovað)

  1. to praise

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French[edit]

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lova

  1. third-person singular past historic of lover

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Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese louvar.

Verb[edit]

lova

  1. to praise

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the lov- stem of (horse) +‎ -a (possessive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlovɒ]
  • Hyphenation: lo‧va

Noun[edit]

lova

  1. third-person singular single-possession possessive of
    Esik az eső, hajlik a vessző, haragszik a katona, mert megázik a lova.
    It's raining, the cane is bending, the soldier is angry because his horse is getting wet. (Hungarian children's song)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative lova
accusative lovát
dative lovának
instrumental lovával
causal-final lováért
translative lovává
terminative lováig
essive-formal lovaként
essive-modal lovául
inessive lovában
superessive lován
adessive lovánál
illative lovába
sublative lovára
allative lovához
elative lovából
delative lováról
ablative lovától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
lováé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
lováéi

Lithuanian[edit]

Lithuanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia lt

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *lā́ˀwāˀ (place to sleep), from Proto-Indo-European *leh₂wéh₂.

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lóva f (plural lóvos) stress pattern 1

  1. bed (furniture used for sleeping)
  2. (dialectal) bed (garden plot)

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Livonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Finnish lava.

Noun[edit]

lova

  1. bedstead

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

lova

  1. inflection of love:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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lova m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of lov

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse lofa.

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lova (present tense lovar or lover, past tense lova or lovde, past participle lova or lovt or lovd, present participle lovande, imperative lov)

  1. to promise
  2. to bode (as in to bode well)

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Old Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lofa, from Proto-Germanic *lubōną.

Verb[edit]

lova

  1. to permit, allow
  2. to praise

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Descendants[edit]

  • Swedish: lova

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani love. Compare Russian лавэ (lavɛ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lǒːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: lo‧va

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lóva f (Cyrillic spelling ло́ва)

  1. (slang) money, dough
    Synonyms: kȅš, nòvac, pàra
    Žao mi je, ali nemam love.
    I'm sorry, but I am out of dough.

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Noun[edit]

lova (Cyrillic spelling лова)

  1. genitive singular of lov

References[edit]

  • lova” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish lova, from Old Norse lofa, from Proto-Germanic *lubōną. Cognate with Danish love, Norwegian love, Dutch loven and German loben.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

lova (present lovar, preterite lovade, supine lovat, imperative lova)

  1. to promise; to commit to something
  2. to assure; to give (someone) confidence in the trustworthiness of (something)
  3. to praise
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch loeven. Cognate with Danish luve. Dutch loeven belongs to Dutch loef.

Verb[edit]

lova (present lovar, preterite lovade, supine lovat, imperative lova)

  1. to turn a sailing boat more towards the wind
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