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Yes. The word leve is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

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4 letters words from 'leve'

LEVE 7VELE 7

3 letters words from 'leve'

EEL 3EVE 6
LEE 3LEV 6
VEE 6 

2 letters words from 'leve'

EE 2EL 2

All 4 letters words made out of leve

leve elve lvee vlee evle vele leev elev leev elev eelv eelv lvee vlee leve elve vele evle evel veel eevl eevl veel evel

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word leve. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in leve.

Definitions and meaning of leve

leve

Danish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈleːʋə], [ˈleːʊ]

Etymology 1

From Old Norse lifa, from Proto-Germanic *libjaną, cognate with Swedish leva, Norwegian leve, Icelandic lifa, Dutch leven, German leben, and English live.

Verb

leve (imperative lev, infinitive at leve, present tense lever, past tense levede, perfect tense har levet)

  1. to live, be alive
Related terms
  • levebrød
  • levedygtig
  • levemand
  • levende
  • levevej
  • levevis

Etymology 2

A nominalization of the fossilized subjunctive leve (may ... live).

Noun

leve n (uninflected)

  1. cheers

Etymology 3

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun

leve c

  1. indefinite plural of lev (bread, archaic)

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -eːvə

Verb

leve

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of leven

Usage notes

Commonly used. Not archaic.

Anagrams

  • veel, vele

Finnish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈleʋeˣ/, [ˈle̞ʋe̞(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -eʋe
  • Syllabification: le‧ve

Noun

leve

  1. (dialectal) Synonym of hahtuva

Declension


Haitian Creole

Etymology

From French lever (rise).

Verb

leve

  1. To rise

Hungarian

Etymology

From the lev- stem of +‎ -e (possessive suffix).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ ˈlɛvɛ]
  • Hyphenation: le‧ve

Noun

leve

  1. third-person singular single-possession possessive of

Declension

Derived terms

  • olcsó húsnak híg a leve

Hunsrik

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈleːvə/

Verb

leve

  1. to live

Related terms

Further reading

  • Online Hunsrik Dictionary

Italian

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɛve

Noun

leve f

  1. plural of leva

Anagrams

  • vele

Latin

Etymology 1

Adjective

leve

  1. inflection of levis:
    1. nominative neuter singular
    2. accusative neuter singular
    3. vocative neuter singular

Etymology 2

Noun

lēve n (genitive lēvis); third declension

  1. smoothness
Declension

Third-declension noun (neuter, “pure” i-stem).

Adjective

lēve

  1. inflection of lēvis:
    1. nominative neuter singular
    2. accusative neuter singular
    3. vocative neuter singular

References

  • leve in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)

Middle Dutch

Verb

lēve

  1. inflection of lēven:
    1. first-person singular present indicative
    2. first/third-person singular present subjunctive

Middle English

Etymology 1

Old English lēaf (permission, privilege), from Proto-Germanic *laubō (permission, privilege, favour, worth), from Proto-Indo-European *leubh- (to love).

Noun

leve (plural leves)

  1. leave

Etymology 2

From Old English lēaf (leaf).

Noun

leve

  1. Alternative form of leef

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse lifa, from Proto-Germanic *libjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *leip- (leave, cling, linger) (cognate with Swedish leva, Danish leve, Icelandic lifa, Dutch leven, German leben, English live).

Verb

leve (imperative lev, present tense lever, simple past levde, past participle levd, present participle levende)

  1. to live

Derived terms

References

  • “leve” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Verb

leve (present tense lever, past tense levde, past participle levt or levd, present participle levande, imperative lev)

  1. Alternative form of leva

Derived terms

  • leveår

Portuguese

Etymology

From Old Portuguese leve, from Latin levis, levem, from Proto-Italic *leɣwis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁lengʷʰ- (light).

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈlɛ.vɨ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈlɛ.vi/, [ˈl̪ɛ.vɪ]
  • Hyphenation: le‧ve

Adjective

leve m or f (plural leves, comparable)

  1. light (of low weight; not heavy)
  2. gentle, light (having little force)

Inflection

Synonyms

  • (light): ligeiro
  • (gentle): suave

Verb

leve

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of levar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of levar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of levar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of levar

San Juan Colorado Mixtec

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

levé

  1. white-throated magpie-jay (Calocitta formosa)
    Synonyms: coo iñi, coñi

References

  • Stark Campbell, Sara; et al. (1986) Diccionario mixteco de San Juan Colorado (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 29)‎[1] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 27

Spanish

Etymology

From Latin levis, levem, probably a borrowing in this form, as it was often used primarily in learned or literary contexts. From Latin levis, levem, from Proto-Italic *leɣwis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁lengʷʰ- (light). However, the older form lieve, which it replaced, was inherited.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlebe/, [ˈleβe]
  • Hyphenation: le‧ve

Adjective

leve (plural leves) (superlative levísimo)

  1. mild, slight, light
  2. minor, trivial

Related terms

Further reading

  • “leve” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

References


Swedish

Verb

leve

  1. subjunctive of leva. Used to express one's wish that someone or something may live long, mostly at celebration ceremonies, primarily birthday celebrations.
  1. Han leve! = May he live (long)!

Usage notes

This is one of very few Swedish subjunctives that still has a use.

Anagrams

  • elev

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (archaic) gladly.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)