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English Word:

chive


English Pronunciation:

chive


Noun:


⇨Etymology

(French) cive, from (Latin) cepa, caepa, onion. Confer Cives, Cibol.


⇨Definition

(Botanical) A filament of a stamen. (obsolete)



Noun:


⇨Definition

(Botanical) A perennial plant (Allium Schoenoprasum), allied to the onion. The young leaves are used in omelets, etc. [Written also cive.]



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

Middle English, from Old French cive, from Latin cepa (“onion”).


Noun:

chive (plural chives) A perennial plant, Allium schoenoprasum, related to the onion. (in plural chives) The leaves of this plant used as a herb.


Verb:

chive Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of chivar. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of chivar. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of chivar. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of chivar.


Reference:

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Similar Words:

Other words similar to chive can be found below:

1.chi
2.chi chi man
3.chia
4.chiack
5.chian
6.Chian
7.Chianti
8.Chiapas
9.chiaro-oscuro
10.chiaroscurist
11.chiaroscuro
12.chiaroscuroed
13.chiasm
14.chiasma
15.chiasmus
16.chiastic
17.chiastolite
18.chiaus
19.chiavennite
20.Chiayi
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