luve

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

luve

  1. Alternative form of love

Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English love, from Old English lufu, from Proto-Germanic *lubō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [lʌv], [løːv], [lev], [liv], [lɪv]

Noun[edit]

luve (uncountable)

  1. love
    • 1794, Robert Burns, A Red, Red Rose:
      And fare thee weel, my only Luve
      And fare you well, my only Love

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Verb[edit]

luve (third-person singular present luves, present participle luvin, past luved, past participle luved)

  1. to love
    Wha dis Saurah luve?
    Whom does Sarah love?

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