Definitions For Sweven

Verb

head=swēven to move back and forth to wander to float (on water) to float (through the air) to remain, to be (in a particular state)

Inflection

{{rfinfl, dum, verb}}{{cln, dum, weak verbs}}

Descendants

{{desc, nl, zweven}} {{desc, li, zwaeve}}, {{l, li, zweive}}, {{l, li, zwieëve}}

Noun

{{enm-noun, swevenes}} dream (especially a prophetic one) (waking) vision, premonition

Synonyms

{{l, enm, drem}}

Related terms

{{l, enm, swevenen}} {{l, enm, swevenyng}}

Descendants

{{desc, en, sweven}} {{desc, sco, sweven}}

References

{{R:MED Online, entry=swē̆ven, pos=n, id=MED44177, accessdate=2018-12-29}}

Etymology

From {{inh, enm, ang, swefn}}, from {{inh, enm, gmw-pro, swefn}}, from {{inh, enm, gem-pro, *swefnaz}}, from {{inh, enm, ine-pro, *swépnos}}. Some forms influenced by {{cog, non, söfn}}, a alternative form of svefn.

Anagrams

venews

Middle Dutch

Alternative forms

{{alter, enm, swevyn, swevon, swevene, swevne, swheven, squeven, sueven, seven, swene}} {{q, Early ME}} {{alter, enm, swefen, suefen, sweoven}}

Is Sweven a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
12
Words with Friends
14

The word Sweven is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

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