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Етимологија 1[уреди]

Од Средњи Енглески weven (to weave), од Стари Енглески wefan (to weave), од Пра-Германски *webaną, од Пра-Индо-Европски *webʰ- (to weave, braid). Cognate with Saterland Frisian weeuwe, Западни Фризијски weve, Холандски weven, Немачки weben, Дански væve, Шведски väva, Norwegian Nynorsk veva, Исландски vefa.


weave (third-person singular simple present weaves, present participle weaving, simple past wove or weaved, past participle woven or weaved)

  1. To form something by passing lengths or strands of material over and under one another.
    This loom weaves yarn into sweaters.
  2. To spin a cocoon or a web.
    Spiders weave beautiful but deadly webs.
  3. To unite by close connection or intermixture.
    • Shakespeare
      This weaves itself, perforce, into my business.
    • Byron
      these words, thus woven into song
  4. To compose creatively and intricately; to fabricate.
    to weave the plot of a story
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