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01:28 Mar 16, 2002
English to Afrikaans translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary / hdjhj
English term or phrase: love

Summary of answers provided
4liefde / liefhê



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liefde / liefhê

Love as a noun: "liefde"
Love as a verb: "liefhê" or "bemin"

For example "I love you" would be "Ek is lief vir jou" or the less used and more formal version "Ek bemin jou".

Eksteen, L.C., editor, Groot Woordeboek / Major Dictionary, (Cape Town: Pharos Dictionaries) 1997.

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