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lys

See also: Lys

AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

lys (plural lyste, diminutive lysie)

  1. list, record

AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

A variant of lis.

VerbEdit

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

  1. to pour
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse ljóss

AdjectiveEdit

lys (neuter lyst, definite and plural lyse, comparative lysere, superlative lysest)

  1. light
  2. bright
  3. fair, blond
  4. cheerful, sunny

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse ljós

NounEdit

lys n (singular definite lyset, plural indefinite lys)

  1. light
  2. candle
InflectionEdit
See alsoEdit

FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lys m (plural lys)

  1. lily

External linksEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse ljóss

AdjectiveEdit

lys (neuter singular lyst, definite singular and plural lyse, comparative lysere, indefinite superlative lysest, definite superlative lyseste)

  1. light (not dark)
  2. (hair) fair, blonde
  3. (skin) fair
  4. bright (e.g. person)
    en lys idé - a bright idea

AdverbEdit

lys

  1. light (in colour)
    lys blå - light blue (blå being an adjective; however it can also be written as a compound - e.g. lyseblå.)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse ljós.

NounEdit

lys n (definite singular lyset, indefinite plural lys, definite plural lysa or lysene)

  1. (uncountable) light
    se dagens lys - see the light of day (be born, begin to exist)
  2. (countable) a light
  3. (levende lys, stearinlys) a candle
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ljós.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

lys n (definite singular lyset, indefinite plural lys, definite plural lysa)

  1. (uncountable) light
  2. (countable) a light

SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

lys

  1. imperative of lysa.

WelshEdit

NounEdit

lys

  1. Soft mutation of llys.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
llys lys unchanged unchanged