See also: vivé

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vivus. Compare French vif. See vivid.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vaɪv/
    • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

vive (comparative more vive, superlative most vive)

  1. (obsolete) lively, animated; forcible
    • 1890, Samuel Harvey Reynolds, Introduction The Essays of Francis Bacon
      the French King, when by a vive and forcible persuasion he moved him to a war upon Flanders

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for vive in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From vivi +‎ -e.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈvive]
  • Rhymes: -ive
  • Hyphenation: vi‧ve

AdverbEdit

vive

  1. In a lively manner.
    • 1891, Zamenhof, L. L., La batalo de l'vivo, translation of The Battle of Life by Charles Dickens:
      "Kaj tamen, Grace — fratino mi preskaŭ dirus."
      "Diru ĝin!" ŝi lin vive interrompis. "Mi aŭdas ĝin kun plezuro, neniam nomu min alie."
      "And yet, Grace - I'd almost say 'sister'."
      "Say it!" she interrupted him in a lively way. "I'm pleased to hear it, never call me otherwise."

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vive f sg

  1. feminine singular of vif

VerbEdit

vive

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of vivre
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of vivre
  3. first-person singular imperative of vivre
    Vive moi!Yay for me!
  4. first-person plural imperative of vivre
    Vive nous!Yay for us!
  5. second-person singular imperative of vivre
    Vive tu!Go (you singular)!
  6. second-person plural imperative of vivre
    Vive vous!Long live (you plural)!
  7. third-person singular imperative of vivre
    Vive la France!Long live France!
  8. third-person plural imperative of vivre
    Vive les femmes!Go women! Go girls!

Usage notesEdit

When used as a general exclamation of honor, as in “Vive la France!” it is usually translated by “long live” in English. Cognate to Spanish (and Italian and Portuguese) viva, of identical usage. Note that in modern French "vivent" is no longer used for the third person plural imperative; e.g. Vive les vacances (Yay for vacations)

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

vive f (plural vives)

  1. any of certain kind of fish, especially the sand tilefish (Malacanthus plumieri) or the Guinean weever (Trachinus armatus) From FishBase

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Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

vive

  1. inflection of vivir:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

HungarianEdit

NounEdit

vive

  1. Misspelling of víve.

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvi.ve/
  • Rhymes: -ive
  • Hyphenation: vì‧ve

VerbEdit

vive

  1. third-person singular present indicative of vivere

AdjectiveEdit

vive

  1. feminine plural of vivo

KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese vivo.

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vive

  1. (Barlavento) alive, living

ReferencesEdit

  • Gonçalves, Manuel (2015) Capeverdean Creole-English dictionary, →ISBN
  • Veiga, Manuel (2012) Dicionário Caboverdiano-Português, Instituto da Biblioteca Nacional e do Livro



LatinEdit

VerbEdit

vīve

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of vīvō

Louisiana Creole FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French vivre (to live), compare Haitian Creole viv.

VerbEdit

vive

  1. to live

ReferencesEdit

  • Alcée Fortier, Louisiana Folktales

PiedmonteseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vive

  1. to live

Derived termsEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈvi.vi/, [ˈvi.vi]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈvi.vɨ/, [ˈvi.vɨ]

VerbEdit

vive

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of viver
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of viver

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbibe/, [ˈbi.β̞e]

VerbEdit

vive

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of vivir.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of vivir.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of vivir.