astr. Pavo (Lat.) = the Peacock, Павлин

Dictionary of English abbreviation. 2013.

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  • Pav — can stand for: Personal Air Vehicle Parallel Access Volumes Parental Age Verification Potential acquisition valuation method Power Assist Vehicle Air suction valve: also known as a PAV, Pulsed Air Valve Pav can stand for: Pavlova (food) Pav bhaji …   Wikipedia

  • pav|is|er — or pav|i|sor «PAV uh suhr», noun. a soldier armed with or carrying a pavis …   Useful english dictionary

  • pav|is — or pav|ise «PAV ihs», noun. a large shield used in the Middle Ages, covering the whole body. ╂[< Old French pavais < Italian pavese, apparently < Pavia, a city in Italy, where they were first made] …   Useful english dictionary

  • pav|lo|va — or pav|lo|va «pav LOH vuh», noun. a cake eaten especially in Australia, made of meringue with a filling of whipped cream and fruit. ╂[after Anna Pavlova, 1885 1931, a Russian ballerina] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pav'e — Pa v[ e] , n. [F., from paver to pave. See {Pave}.] The pavement. [1913 Webster] {Nymphe du pav[ e]}, a prostitute who solicits in the street. [A low euphemism.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pav|an — «PAV uhn», noun. 1. a slow, stately dance in duple time, introduced into England in the 1500 s, performed by couples. 2. music for it. Also, pavin. ╂[< Middle French pavane < Spanish pavana < Italian, feminine of pavano, variant of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pav|id — «PAV ihd», adjective. frightened; fearful; timid: »The pavid matron within the one vehicle…shrieked and trembled (Thackeray). ╂[< Latin pavidus fearful, trembling < pavēre tremble with fear] …   Useful english dictionary

  • pav|in — «PAV uhn», noun. = pavan. (Cf. ↑pavan) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pav. — Pav., bei Pflanzennamen Abkürzung für J. Pavon, bereiste mit Ruiz und Dombey Peru und Chile. Vgl. R. et P …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Pav — Paon (constellation) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Paon (homonymie). Paon …   Wikipédia en Français

  • pav — eu·pav·er·ine; pa·pav·er·a·ce·ae; pa·pav·er·a·les; pa·pav·er·ine; pav·age; pav·er; pav·id; pav·ing; pav·ior; pav·is; pav·i·sor; pav·lov·i·an; pav·lov; pav·o·nine; pav·o·nite; pav·lo·va; pa·pav·er·a·ceous; pav·an; pav·id·ly; pav·ier; pav·iour;… …   English syllables

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