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See also: Lau, lầu, lâu, laŭ, lẩu, la'u, and łá’ȕ

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AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lavō. Compare Daco-Romanian la, lau.

VerbEdit

lau (third-person singular present indicative la, past participle latã)

  1. I wash.
  2. (reflexive, mi-lau) I wash myself.

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit


BasqueEdit

Basque cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : lau
    Ordinal : laugarren

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

lau

  1. four

AdjectiveEdit

lau

  1. flat, level
  2. plain, simple

AdverbEdit

lau

  1. simply

EsperantoEdit

PrepositionEdit

lau

  1. H-system spelling of laŭ

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German lāo.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lau

  1. lukewarm

Further readingEdit

  • lau in Duden online

HawaiianEdit

NounEdit

lau

  1. leaf

Hiri MotuEdit

PronounEdit

lau

  1. 1st-person singular pronoun: I, me

See alsoEdit


LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

lau

  1. rafsi of cladu.

North FrisianEdit

NounEdit

lau

  1. lion

SynonymsEdit


Old WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *lọβ̃, from Proto-Celtic *ɸlāmā, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂meh₂ (palm, hand).

NounEdit

lau f

  1. hand

DescendantsEdit


Rapa NuiEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lau

  1. wide

RomanianEdit

SamoanEdit

NounEdit

lau

  1. leaf

Tocharian BEdit

AdverbEdit

lau

  1. away
    ṣañ wrat lau tärkanacer
    You are going to let your vow away. (literally)
    You are going to break your vow.

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier cây) lau

  1. reed, arundinaceous cane

VerbEdit

lau

  1. wipe

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit


WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /laɨ̯/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /lai̯/

NounEdit

lau

  1. Soft mutation of llau (lice).

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
llau lau unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.