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lis

See also: Lis and LIS

AlbanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From *lintˢto, from Proto-Indo-European *lenteh₂ (compare English linden, Lithuanian lentà ‘board’).[1] Related to lëndë ‘material, substance’ (compare vis to vend) . Alternatively from Serbo-Croatian lȉjes ‘forest, wood(s)’, from Proto-Slavic *lě̑sŭ.[2]

NounEdit

lis m (indefinite plural lisa, definite singular lisi)

  1. English oak (Quercus robur)
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Albanian *leitšja, from Proto-Indo-European *lei 'to pour'. Cognate with Latin libare (to pour, to libate), Old Church Slavonic [script needed] (liti), [script needed] (lêju, to pour), Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐌹𐌸𐌿 (leiþu, fruit wine).

VerbEdit

lis (first-person singular past tense lysa, participle lysur)

  1. to pour
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Paul Friedrich, "Linden: *lenteh₂", in Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture (London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1997), 253.
  2. ^ Vladimir Orel, Albanian Etymological Dictionary, s.v. "lis" (Leiden: Brill, 1999), 229.

CzechEdit

NounEdit

lis m

  1. press, machine press

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FrenchEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lis m (plural lis)

  1. lily

VerbEdit

lis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lire
  2. second-person singular present indicative of lire
  3. second-person singular present imperative of lire

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FriulianEdit

Friulian Definite Articles
singular plural
masculine il
l'
i
feminine  la
l'
lis

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin illas, from accusative of Latinillae.

ArticleEdit

lis f pl (singular la)

  1. the

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Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French liste (list).

NounEdit

lis

  1. list

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Latin stlīs, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *sterh₃- (see here for cognates).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

līs f (genitive lītis); third declension

  1. lawsuit, action
  2. contention, strife, quarrel

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative līs lītēs
genitive lītis lītum
dative lītī lītibus
accusative lītem lītēs
ablative līte lītibus
vocative līs lītēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • lis in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

lis

  1. rafsi of lisri.

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *lisъ.

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NounEdit

lis m anim (diminutive lisek, feminine lisica)

  1. fox

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