1》 Proverbs (in biblical references).
2》 chiefly Canadian Province or Provincial.

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  • Prov — est, dans la mythologie slave, le dieu de la Justice. Il est représenté par un vieillard habillé tout en blanc, avec une chaîne sur la poitrine (symbole de l achèvement de chaque affaire traitée par la justice). Ses attributs sont une pierre… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Prov. — Prov. = ↑ Provinz. * * * Prov. = Provinz …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Prov. — Prov., Abkürzung 1) für Provision; 2) für Proverbia …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Prov — /prov/, n. Provo. [by shortening from PROVO or PROVISIONAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • Prov. — Prov.     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Abbreviations     ► Abbreviation in general use, chiefly Ecclesiastical     Provisio, Provisum ( Provision , Provided ) The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume VIII. New York: Robert Appleton Company.… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Prov. — Prov. = Provinz …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • Prov — abbrev. 1. Provençal 2. Bible Proverbs 3. Province 4. Provost …   English World dictionary

  • prov — abbrev. 1. province 2. provincial 3. provisional …   English World dictionary

  • prov|en|ly — «PROO vuhn lee», adverb. = provably. (Cf. ↑provable) …   Useful english dictionary

  • prov|en — «PROO vuhn», verb. proved; a past participle of prove: »We do not wish guilty persons to get away. Neither do we wish innocent persons or persons not yet proven guilty to be subjected to unlawful and unconstitutional procedures (New York Times).… …   Useful english dictionary

  • prov|er — «PROO vuhr», noun. 1. a person or thing that proves or tries. 2. a skilled workman employed to strike off proofs from engraved plates …   Useful english dictionary

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