From Proto-Vietic *leːʔ / -leːʔ (“to take”), from Proto-Mon-Khmer *liʔ (“to take”); cognate with Muong lễ, U [lè], Riang [leʔ²].
- to take, to seize
- to receive, to obtain, to accept
- to wed, to marry (someone)
- to charge
- to pull, to withdraw
- to steal
- placed after verbs to indicate “to act by, to, or for oneself”