EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

lige (third-person singular simple present liges, present participle liging, simple past and past participle liged)

  1. (obsolete) To lie; to tell lies.

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DanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lige

  1. singular definite of lig
  2. plural indefinite of lig
  3. plural definite of lig

FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lige (masculine and feminine, plural liges)

  1. liege

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lige

  1. present subjunctive analytic of lig

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Disputed; thought to be of Germanic origin. See English liege.

NounEdit

lige m (oblique plural liges, nominative singular liges, nominative plural lige)

  1. liege; liegeman; vassal

DescendantsEdit


Old IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

lige n

  1. Verbal noun of laigid.
  2. lying down, reclining, sleeping
  3. (of the sun) setting
  4. (of birds) perching
  5. bed, couch
  6. (of dogs) kennel, lair
  7. (figuratively) grave
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

lige f

  1. Verbal noun of ligid.
  2. licking
Last modified on 6 January 2014, at 18:34