leogan

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *leuganą, from Proto-Indo-European *lewgʰ-. Cognate with Old Saxon liogan, Middle Dutch liegen (Dutch liegen), Old High German liogan (German lügen), Old Norse ljúga (Danish lyve, Swedish ljuga), Gothic 𐌻𐌹𐌿𐌲𐌰𐌽 (liugan).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lēogan

  1. to lie (tell an untruth)
  2. to be wrong, err
  3. to deceive
  4. to belie

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 1 December 2013, at 18:28