sive

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See also: Síve, şive, and sívé

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin sive.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

sive

  1. either; whether

Antonyms[edit]

  • nek ‎(neither)

Derived terms[edit]

  1. sive ... sive
    whether … or; either … or

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From older seīve, from seī ‎(if) +‎ -ve ‎(or). Equivalent to ‎(if) +‎ -ve ‎(or). Collateral form seu by apocope.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

sīve

  1. on the other hand; but if
  2. or

Usage notes[edit]

  • May be used as a correlative, sive… sive… to function as in English eitheror

Antonyms[edit]

References[edit]


Swazi[edit]

Noun[edit]

sive

  1. nation

Tarantino[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sive

  1. dirty