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DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse hlass, from hlaða (to stack).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

læs n (singular definite læsset, plural indefinite læs)

  1. load, lot
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See læse.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lɛːs/, [lɛːˀs]

VerbEdit

læs

  1. imperative of læse

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

læs (comparative læsari, superlative læsastur)

  1. literate (able to read)
  2. insightful, perceptive

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Old EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *lēswō.

NounEdit

lǣs f

  1. pasture, meadow, leasow
    Sēo lǣs is tōforan eallum mannum ġemǣne on þām hǣþfelda. ("The pasture on the heathfield lies open to all men.")
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *laisiz.

AdverbEdit

lǣs

  1. less
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