AVE

Etymology 1

Noun

ave (plural aves)

An Ave Maria.

A reverential salutation.

Etymology 2

Abbreviation.

Noun

ave

Abbreviation of avenue.

Abbreviation of average.

Anagrams

• AEV, EAV, EVA, Eva, Vea, eva, eva', vae

Source: Wiktionary


A"ve, n. Etym: [L., hail.]

1. An ave Maria. He repeated Aves and Credos. Macaulay.

2. A reverential salutation. Their loud applause and aves vehement. Shak.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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