veve

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Ewe[edit]

Adjective[edit]

veve

  1. bitter

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

veve ‎(imperative vev, present tense vever, passive veves, simple past veva or vevet or vevde, past participle veva or vevet or vevd, present participle vevende)

  1. to weave (form something by passing strands of material over and under one another)

References[edit]


Samoan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

veve

  1. leaves placed over an oven as insulation
  2. (in the presence of a chief) a pig's liver

Verb[edit]

veve

  1. (of something animate) to be numerous

References[edit]

Pratt, George. A Samoan Dictionary. 1862. Page 373.