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Sv

Physics.
1.
sievert; sieverts.

s.v.

1.
sub verbo.
2.
sub voce.

S.V.

1.
Holy Virgin.
Origin of S.V.
From the Latin word Sāncta Virgō
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  • "Sv mun r hentust mn vist, at ek fari sjlfrr; v ek em skapstyggr, ef mr lkar eigi vel," sagi Glmr.

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  • Hann spuri, hvert Grettir tlai at fara; en hann segiz ar vilja vera um nttina, ef bnda lkai, at Sv vri.

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  • Var farit upp hsin, ok riit sklanum ok barit hlunum, Sv at brakai hverju tr.

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  • Var mǫnnum at v mikit mein, Sv at margir fellu vit, ef s hann, en sumir heldu eigi vitinu.

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  • Hann tk bor ok lausa viu, ok rak um vera stofuna, ok geri blk mikinn, Sv at engi heimamar komz fram yfir.

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British Dictionary definitions for Sv

sv1

abbreviation
1.
sailing vessel
2.
side valve
3.
sub verbo or voce
Word Origin
(sense 3) Latin: under the word or voice

sv2

abbreviation
1.
El Salvador

SV

abbreviation
1.
Sancta Virgo
2.
Sanctitas Vestra
Word Origin
(sense 1) Latin: Holy Virgin(sense 2) Latin: Your Holiness
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