See also: lesie

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin (aqua) lixīva, from the adjective lixīvus (made into lye), from lix. Compare Spanish lejía, Italian liscivia, Friulian lissie, Sicilian liscìa, Portuguese lixívia, French lessive, Sardinian lessía; compare also Albanian alisivë.

NounEdit

leșie f (uncountable)

  1. lye, alkaline solution

DeclensionEdit