vee

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vee (plural vees)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter V/v.
  2. Something with the shape of the letter V.
    Migrating geese fly in a vee.
    • 1989, Grant Naylor, Red Dwarf
      One of [the men] took up both spaces on the pink sofa, while the other two drew up chairs from a nearby table and squeezed into them. The armrests were forced out into a tired vee, to the accompaniment of an uneasy creaking sound.
  3. (cricket) The arc of the field, forward of the batsman, from cover to midwicket, in which drives are played

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch , fiu, from Proto-Germanic *fehu, from Proto-Indo-European *peḱu- (livestock).

Cognate with Low German Veeh, West Frisian fee, German Vieh, English fee, Danish .

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vee n (uncountable)

  1. (collective) livestock, cattle

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vee (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter V/v.

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vee

  1. Genitive singular form of vesi.

Finnish[edit]

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vee

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter V/v.

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Inflection of vee (Kotus type 18/maa, no gradation)
nominative vee veet
genitive veen veiden
veitten
partitive veetä veitä
illative veehen veihin
singular plural
nominative vee veet
accusative nom. vee veet
gen. veen
genitive veen veiden
veitten
partitive veetä veitä
inessive veessä veissä
elative veestä veistä
illative veehen veihin
adessive veellä veillä
ablative veeltä veiltä
allative veelle veille
essive veenä veinä
translative veeksi veiksi
instructive vein
abessive veettä veittä
comitative veineen

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Noun[edit]

vee (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter V/v.

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