Origin of ave
Definition for ave (2 of 3)
Definition for ave (3 of 3)
ave atque vale
Examples from the Web for ave
He began his evening on the fourth floor of the Taino Towers - near 123rd and Lexington Ave - in what was dubbed the VIP room.
A soaring “Ave Maria” and a tender “Danny Boy” marked the passing of two more brothers.Boston and New York’s Bravest Are Brothers Bonded by Tragedy|Michael Daly|April 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For all her face betrayed, the organ might have been singing an Ave Maria.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Santorum espoused this worldview back in 2008, in a speech to Ave Maria University.“Get Out!” Says Christian-Supremacist Pastor. Does Rick Santorum Agree?|Jay Michaelson|March 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Ave Atque Vale I'm gonna hang out With these two smoking hotties And fly privately Around the world.
"Teddy mustn't 'ave any," he said, sharply, as she prepared to fill that gentleman's glass.At Sunwich Port, Complete|W.W. Jacobs
She says she ain't got no time to waste, an' if you 'ave she don't care what you does with it.Harding's luck|E. [Edith] Nesbit
An' you'll 'ave to pay 'undreds an' 'undreds o' pounds, besides a pension to the missus.The Day's Work, Volume 1|Rudyard Kipling
A vague agitation seemed to oppress the child; for she sighed deeply, and often repeated with fervor the Ave Maria.Agnes of Sorrento|Harriet Beecher Stowe
If I was you, before it gets too rotten cold I'd 'ave a real over'aulin' of things.
British Dictionary definitions for ave (1 of 3)
Word Origin for ave
British Dictionary definitions for ave (2 of 3)
noun RC Church
Word Origin for Ave
British Dictionary definitions for ave (3 of 3)
Word Origin and History for ave
"hail," also "farewell," early 13c. (in reference to the Ave Maria), from Latin ave, second person singular imperative of avere "to be or fare well."