GAVE may refer to:

  • Gave (Melgaço), a parish in Portugal
  • Gave (placename element), a French word meaning torrential river in the west Pyrenees
  • Gastric antral vascular ectasia (GAVE), a medical condition
  • Gabinete de Avaliação Educacional (GAVE), an institution responsible for monitoring education in Portugal

Famous quotes containing the word gave:

    All my mother came into mine eyes
    And gave me up to tears.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    You gave him an opportunity to display greatness of character, and he let it slip away. For that he will never forgive you.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    He was like most new babies,
    as ugly as an artichoke
    but the queen thought him a pearl.
    She gave him her dumb lactation,
    delicate, trembling, hidden,
    warm, etc.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)