Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *lubō, from Proto-Indo-European *lewbʰ-. Cognate with Old Frisian luve, Old High German luba, Gothic 𐌻𐌿𐌱𐍉 (lubō).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlu.fu/, [ˈlu.vu]

NounEdit

lufu f

  1. love
    for Godes lufe
    for the love of God

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: luve, love

SwaziEdit

NounEdit

lûfú class 11 (plural tîmfú class 10)

  1. disease

InflectionEdit

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