What does halve mean?

Definitions for halvehæv, hɑv

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word halve.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. halve(verb)

    divide by two; divide into halves

    "Halve the cake"


  1. halve(Verb)

    To reduce to half the original amount.

  2. halve(Verb)

    To divide into two halves.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Halve(noun)

    a half

  2. Halve(verb)

    to divide into two equal parts; as, to halve an apple; to be or form half of

  3. Halve(verb)

    to join, as two pieces of timber, by cutting away each for half its thickness at the joining place, and fitting together

  4. Origin: [From Half.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Halve

    häv, v.t. to divide into halves or two equal parts: to join two pieces of timber by notching or lapping.—adj. Halved, divided into halves: (bot.) appearing as if one side were cut away.—n.pl. Halves (see Half).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of halve in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of halve in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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Translations for halve

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • rozpůlit, půlitCzech
  • halbierenGerman
  • dimidiar, demediarSpanish
  • puolittaaFinnish
  • diviser en deuxFrench
  • kettéoszt, félbevág, elfelez, felezHungarian
  • dimezzareItalian
  • dimidioLatin
  • halverenDutch
  • [[сократи́ть]] [[наполови́ну]], [[дели́ть]] [[попола́м]], [[сокраща́ть]] [[наполови́ну]], [[раздели́ть]] [[попола́м]]Russian
  • halveraSwedish

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