See also: len, Len, leń, lèn, lên, lɛn, and l'en

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lén n (genitive singular léns, nominative plural lén)

  1. fief, the domain of a feoffee
  2. county (län, admistrative division of Sweden or Finland)
  3. (biology, taxonomy) domain
  4. (computing, Internet) domain, domain name

DeclensionEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Low German lehen, from Proto-Germanic *laihną (loan, fief), whence also the native doublet lán. Related to ljá.

NounEdit

lén n

  1. fief, fee
  2. royal grant or emoulement
  3. royal revenue
  4. share of good things

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: lén
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: len
  • Norwegian Bokmål: len
  • Swedish: län
  • Danish: len

ReferencesEdit

  • lén in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

lén (, , , , , 𥌦, 𨇍, 𨖲)

  1. stealthily; covertly; secretly

Derived termsEdit

Derived terms

VerbEdit

lén

  1. (archaic) Synonym of lẻn (to act secretly)