veva

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vefa, from Proto-Germanic *webaną, from Proto-Indo-European *webʰ- (to weave). Compare Icelandic vefa, Norwegian veve, Swedish väva, Danish væve.

Verb[edit]

veva (third person singular past indicative vav, third person plural past indicative vóvu, supine vovið)

  1. to weave

Conjugation[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

veva n

  1. definite plural of vev

Verb[edit]

veva

  1. inflection of veve:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vefa. Akin to English weave.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (of verb): IPA(key): /²ʋeːʋɑ/
  • (of noun): IPA(key): /ˈʋeːʋɑ/

Verb[edit]

veva (present tense vev, past tense vov, past participle vove, present participle vevande, imperative vev)

  1. to weave (a way of making cloth)

Noun[edit]

veva n

  1. definite plural of vev

Further reading[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

veva (present vevar, preterite vevade, supine vevat, imperative veva)

  1. to turn a crank