Variant of lave
- to wash or bathe
- to flow along or against
- to dip or pour with or as with a ladle
Origin: Middle English laven from Old English and amp; OFr: Old English lafian (akin to Middle Dutch laven, Old High German labon) from Classical Latin lavare; Old French laver from Classical Latin lavare from Indo-European base an unverified form lou-, to wash from source lather, lye
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