mave

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Danish maghæ, from Old Norse magi (stomach), from Proto-Germanic *magô.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maːvɘ/, [ˈmæːwə]

Noun[edit]

mave c (singular definite maven, plural indefinite maver)

  1. stomach
  2. tummy
  3. belly
  4. abdomen
  5. potbelly, paunch
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the noun mave.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maːvɘ/, [ˈmæːwə]

Verb[edit]

mave (imperative mav, infinitive at mave, present tense maver, past tense mavede, perfect tense har mavet)

  1. (reflexive) to bellycrawl
Conjugation[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish mave

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maː.ve/, [ˈmaː.ʋə]

Noun[edit]

mave m (definite singular maven, indefinite plural maver, definite plural mavene)

  1. abdomen, belly, stomach

References[edit]

“mave” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old English mæw.

Noun[edit]

mave f (oblique plural maves, nominative singular mave, nominative plural maves)

  1. gull; seagull

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