lingo

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lingo (plural lingos or lingoes)

  1. Language, especially language peculiar to a particular group or region; jargon or a dialect.

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *leiǵʰ-. Cognate to English lick.

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present active lingō, present infinitive lingere, perfect active linxī, supine linctum

  1. I lick (up)

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  • Aromanian: alingu, alindzire
  • Friulian: lenzi
  • Romanian: linge
  • Sicilian: lingiri
  • Sardinian: linghere
Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 19:21