pronunciation: IPA: /lʌv/ lʌv , SAMPA: /lVv/            

Translations into Afrikaans:

  • liefde   
    (Noun  )
     
    strong affection
     
    An intense feeling of affection and care towards another person.
  • liefhê   
  • skattebol   
     
    Someone that one loves.
  • ag   
  • bagatel   
  • bakatel   
  • begroot   
  • bemin   
  • hou van   
  • lief wees vir   
  • mal   
  • mal wees oor   
  • seks   
  • waardeer   

Other meanings:

 
to need, thrive on
 
(transitive) To have a strong affection for.
 
(transitive) To derive delight from a fact or situation.
 
(to) love (a child)
 
(racquet sports) zero, no score.
 
(uncountable) A profound and caring attraction towards someone.
 
to lust for
 
To have sex with.
 
darling or sweetheart
 
(euphemistic): to have sex with
 
(transitive) To lust for.
 
(transitive, euphemism) To have sex with, (perhaps from make love.)
 
have a strong affection for
 
zero
 
(colloquial) A term of friendly address, regardless of feelings.
 
(transitive) To care deeply about, to be dedicated to.
 
(uncountable) A deep or abiding liking for something.
 
To receive pleasure or satisfaction from something.
 
be strongly inclined towards doing
 
To have an intense feeling of affection and care towards another person.
 
love (a child)
 
(transitive) To need, thrive on.
 
(countable) The object of one’s romantic feelings; a darling or sweetheart
 
romantic feelings
 
(uncountable) An intense feeling of affection and care towards another person.
 
(transitive, colloquial) To be strongly inclined towards something; an emphatic form of like .
 
care about; will good for
 
(to) love
 
(Tennis) Score of zero.

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Similar phrases in dictionary English Afrikaans. (9)

I love youek het jou lief; ek is lief vir jou; Ek het jou lief; Ek is lief vir jou
in lovebeenaf
love affairverhouding
love of one’s neighbournaasteliefde
love triangleliefdesdriehoek; driehoeksverhouding
love-lies-bleedingamarant
loved onebeminde; geliefde
lovelybeeldskoon; aanminlik; kostelik; blink; skitterend; soet; deftig; verruklik; beeldig; bekoorlik; duur; lieflik; pragtig; aardig; behaaglik; aangenaam; beelderig; heerlik; aanvallig; lekker; vriendelik; mooi; pragtige
sexual loveseks; bakatel; bagatel

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Example sentences with "love", translation memory

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My father loves everyone in the world.My vader het almal ter wêreld lief.
I love you.Ek hou van jou.
You're the love of my life.Jy is die liefde van my lewe.
love your jobs, as this will makeom van julle werk te hou, want dit sal
“It was a place in which squalor, the stench of poverty, the open sewers, the decaying rot, the milling crowds of wretchedness, the unending images of a landscape strewn with carelessly abandoned refuse, assumed an aspect that seemed necessary to enhance the beauty of another world of tidy streets, and wooded lanes, and flowers’ blossoms offsetting the green and singing grass, and birds and houses fit for kings and queens, and lyrical music, and love"Dit was ́n plek waarin smerigheid, die stank van armoede, die oop riole, die ontbindende verrotting, die malende skare van misrabele armsaliges, die nimmereindige beelde van ́n landskap gestrooi met agterlosig neergesmyte vullis ́n aansig aangeneem het wat noodsaaklik skyn te gewees het om die skoonheid van ́n ander wêreld vol netjiese strate, boomryke lane, en bloeisels teen die groen, singende gras en voëls en huise geskik vir konings en koninginne, en liriese musiek, en liefde te beklemtoon
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I love my mother.Ek is lief vir my ma.
I love my mum.Ek is lief vir my ma.
I love my mother and she loves me.Ek het my ma lief, en sy het my lief.
But how can you not believe in love?Maar hoe kan mens nie in die liefde glo nie?
She is my first love.Sy is my eerste liefde.
Peter loves Jane.Peter is lief vir Jane.
I doubt that she loves you.Ek twyfel dat sy jou liefhet.
I do love you.Ek is lief vir jou.
I love summer.Ek hou baie van somer.
I love you.Ek is lief vir jou.
I don't love her anymore.Ek is nie meer lief vir haar nie.
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