Origin of névé
Examples from the Web for neves
During the last presidential debate, Neves went so far to refer to Rousseff as “flighty.”What Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff Can Teach Hillary Clinton|Heather Arnet|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A fine boy of Captain Neves' had, since my passage westward, shared a similar fate.
An idea of the cheapness of food may be formed from the fact that Captain Neves purchased 380 lbs.
Captain Neves invited all the principal inhabitants of the place, and did what he could to feast them in a princely style.
Captain Neves had one weighing 120 lbs., and this weight is by no means uncommon.
Captain Neves was now actively engaged in preparing a present, worth about fifty pounds, to be sent by Pombeiros to Matiamvo.
British Dictionary definitions for neves
Word Origin for névé
Word Origin and History for neves
"field of granular snow, firn," 1843, from French névé (19c.), probably from Savoyard névi "mass of snow," from Latin nivem (nominative nix) "snow" (cf. French neige), from PIE root *sneigwh- "snow, to snow" (see snow (n.)).