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leas

See also: léas

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

leas

  1. plural form of lea

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

leas

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of ler

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish less (benefit, profit).

NounEdit

leas m (genitive leasa)

  1. interest
  2. welfare, well-being
  3. benefit

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • féinleas (self-interest)
  • leasaigh (to amend, reform, improve; to cure, preserve, dress, curry; to dress, manure, fertilize)
  • leasmhar (interested)

Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Proto-Germanic *lausaz (loose, free, vacant). Akin to Old Norse lauss, German los "loose, free". More at -less, loose

AdjectiveEdit

leas

  1. false, untrue
  2. devoid of, free from
  3. bereft of; without

NounEdit

lēas n

  1. falsehood, lie
  2. mistake
DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

see leah

NounEdit

leas

  1. plural form of leah

Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

leas m

  1. benefit, advantage

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

leas

  1. Informal second-person singular () negative imperative form of leer.
  2. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of leer.