lova

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See also: Lova, lóvá, and løva

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]

Verb[edit]

lova

  1. third-person singular past historic of lover

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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

Lithuanian[edit]

Lithuanian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia lt

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *lawˀaˀ; compare Latvian lâva, Russian лава ‎(lava), лавка ‎(lavka, bench), Slovene lava ‎(sideboard). From Proto-Indo-European *lewH-. Cognates may include Old Norse lófi, láfi ‎(threshing barn), Sanskrit लुनाति ‎(lunā́ti, cut, divide).

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Noun[edit]

lóva f ‎(plural lóvos) stress pattern 1

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

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

lova

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

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lova m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of lov

Old Swedish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

lova

  1. to permit, allow
  2. to praise

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani lova. Compare Russian лавэ ‎(lavɛ).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

lóva f ‎(Cyrillic spelling ло́ва)

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

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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 and German geloben.

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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)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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

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Verb[edit]

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

  1. to praise
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Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowing 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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