GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Gothic 𐌻𐍉𐍆𐌰 (lofa, palm of the hand), from Proto-Germanic *lōfô (palm of the hand).

NounEdit

luva f (plural luvas)

  1. glove

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Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *lubō, from Proto-Indo-European *lewbʰ-. Cognate with Old English lufu, Old Frisian luve, Old High German luba.

NounEdit

luva f

  1. love

PortugueseEdit

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luvas

EtymologyEdit

From Gothic 𐌻𐍉𐍆𐌰 (lofa, palm of the hand), from Proto-Germanic *lōfô (palm of the hand) [1]. More at loof, glove.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

luva f (plural luvas)

  1. glove (item of clothing)
  2. type of sleeve for connecting pipes

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://aulete.uol.com.br/site.php?mdl=aulete_digital&op=loadVerbete&pesquisa=1&palavra=luva
Last modified on 13 March 2014, at 09:06