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3 letters words from 'ake'

AKE 7KAE 7
KEA 7 

2 letters words from 'ake'

AE 2EA 2
KA 6 

All 3 letters words made out of ake

ake kae aek eak kea eka

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Definitions and meaning of ake

ake

Etymology 1

From Middle English aken, from Old English acan (to ache), from Proto-Germanic *akaną (to ache). More at ache.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /eɪk/

Homophone: ache

Verb

ake (third-person singular simple present akes, present participle aking, simple past aked or oke, past participle aked or aken)

  1. Archaic spelling of ache.
    • ... for let our finger ake, / And it endues our other heathfull members — Othello (Quarto 1), Shakespeare, 1622

Noun

ake (plural akes)

  1. Archaic spelling of ache.

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Maori [Term?].

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɑːˈkeɪ/

Adverb

ake (not comparable)

  1. (New Zealand) forever

Anagrams

  • eka-, kea

Bantik

Noun

ake

  1. water

References

  • ABVD

Galela

Noun

ake

  1. water

References

  • Donald A. Burquest, Wyn D. Laidig, Descriptive studies in languages of Maluku, volume 2 (1995), page 6:
    Tabaru Galela
    [ˈakere] 'water' [ˈake] 'water'
  • Robinson Ipol, Yosafat Etha, Deidre Shelden, Galela conversations (1989): ake

Gothic

Romanization

akē

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐌺𐌴

Hawaiian

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *qate, from Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun

ake

  1. (anatomy) liver (organ of the body)

Derived terms

  • akemāmā

Verb

ake

  1. to yearn for, desire

Japanese

Romanization

ake

  1. Rōmaji transcription of あけ

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old English ac.

Conjunction

ake

  1. Alternative form of ac
    • approx. 1225, Hali Meidenhad (Holy Maidenhood)
      Not of low on earth, ake of the high in heaven.
    • approx. 1225, Homilies in Lambeth
      Those men.. have the name of Christians, ake though they are Christ's unwins (enemies).
    • approx. 1300, The Fox and the Wolf
      He was still, ne spake no-more, ake he worth athirst well sore.
    • circa 1350, Midland Prose Psalter
      Blessed be the man that.. ne set nowt in false judgement. Ake his will was in the will of our Lord.
    • circa 1390, Walter Hilton, On the Mixed Life
      This thought is good.. ake if a man may not lightly have salvation ne devotion in it, I hold it not speedful.
    • approx. 1450, South English Legendary: Temporale
      It ... rotted fast; ake that flesh and that blood rotteth never-more.

Etymology 2

From Old English eċe.

Noun

ake

  1. Alternative form of ache (aching)

Ratahan

Noun

ake

  1. water

References

  • J. N. Sneddon, The Languages of Minahasa, North Celebes (1970)
  • J. N. Sneddon, Proto-Sangiric & the Sangiric Languages (1984), page 61

Swahili

Adjective

-ake (declinable)

  1. his/her/its (third-person singular possessive adjective)
  2. their (third-person plural inanimate possessive adjective)

Inflection

See also


Ternate

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈake]

Noun

ake

  1. water

References

  • Yuiti Wada, Correspondance of Consonants in North Halmahera Languages (1980)
  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh, page 28

Tidore

Noun

ake

  1. water

References

  • Possessive clauses in East Nusantara, the case of Tidore, in The Expression of Possession (2009, →ISBN
  • Donald A. Burquest, Wyn D. Laidig, Descriptive studies in languages of Maluku, volume 2 (1995), page 52

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to endure a dull lasting pain.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)