-leis

NorwegianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse -leiðis, genitive of leiði.

AdverbEdit

-leis

  1. suffix used to create words describing in which manner something is; e.g. Nynorsk korleis ("how")

ReferencesEdit

  • “-leis” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.
Last modified on 5 January 2012, at 21:10