Abe vs Ake - What's the difference?

abe | ake |


As proper nouns the difference between abe and ake

is that abe is a diminutive of the male given name Abraham while Ake is a Nigerian Plateau language language.

As verbs the difference between abe and ake

is that abe is be while ake is an archaic spelling of lang=en.

As a noun Abe

is a five-dollar bill.

As an adverb ake is

forever.

abe

English

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • A diminutive of the male given name Abraham.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (slang, US) A five-dollar bill.
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  • ake

    English

    Etymology 1

    Verb

    (en-verb)
  • * ... for let our finger ake , / And it endues our other heathfull members Othello (Quarto 1), Shakespeare, 1622
  • * {{quote-book, year=1909
  • , year_published=2004 , edition=text , editor= , author=Henry C. Shelley , title=Inns and Taverns of Old London , chapter= citation , genre= , publisher=The Gutenberg Project , isbn= , page= , passage=instead he went with the rogues to supper in an arbour, though it made his heart "ake " to listen to their mad talk. }}
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=2015 , year_published= , edition= , editor= , author=LT Wolf , title=The World King , chapter= , url= , genre=fiction , publisher= , isbn=978-1-312-37454-6 , page= , passage=The ake of months of a growing firenlust became a rising queem til at last there was the burst of loosing that almost made his knees buckle. }}

    Etymology 2

    (etyl).

    Adverb

    (-)
  • forever
  • Anagrams

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