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DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Danish maghæ, from Old Norse magi (stomach), from Proto-Germanic *magô.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /maːvə/, [ˈmæːwə], [ˈmæːʊ]

NounEdit

mave c (singular definite maven, plural indefinite maver)

  1. stomach
  2. tummy
  3. belly
  4. abdomen
  5. potbelly, paunch
InflectionEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the noun mave.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /maːvɘ/, [ˈmæːwə]

VerbEdit

mave (imperative mav, infinitive at mave, present tense maver, past tense mavede, perfect tense har mavet)

  1. (reflexive) to bellycrawl
ConjugationEdit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Danish mave, which is from Old Norse magi

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /maː.ve/, [ˈmaː.ʋə]

NounEdit

mave m (definite singular maven, indefinite plural maver, definite plural mavene)

  1. abdomen, belly, stomach

ReferencesEdit

“mave” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old English mæw.

NounEdit

mave f (oblique plural maves, nominative singular mave, nominative plural maves)

  1. gull; seagull

Derived termsEdit

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