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AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch leven (noun), from Middle Dutch leven.

NounEdit

lewe (plural lewes or lewens, diminutive lewetjie)

  1. life

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch leven (verb), from Middle Dutch leven, from Old Dutch *libben, *livon, from Proto-Germanic *libjaną.

VerbEdit

lewe (present lewe, present participle lewende, past participle gelewe)

  1. Alternative form of leef

FijianEdit

NounEdit

lewe

  1. flesh

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch lewo, from Latin leō.

NounEdit

lêwe m

  1. lion

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • lewe (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • leeuwe”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

lewe

  1. Alternative form of leef

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German leben, Dutch leven, English live.

VerbEdit

lewe

  1. to live
    Ich will lewe!
    I want to live!

PolishEdit