See also: Leda and léda

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɛda]
  • Hyphenation: le‧da

AdverbEdit

leda

  1. only, just
    Synonyms: jen, jenom, pouze
    Leda blázen by tohle udělal.
    Only a fool would do this.
  2. except for
    Tudy se nikam nedostaneš, leda ke hřbitovu.
    You won't get anywhere this way, except for the cemetery.
  3. (archaic) sloppily, carelessly
    Synonym: ledabyle

ConjunctionEdit

leda

  1. unless, only if
    Synonyms: leč, ledaže, vyjma, jen
    Tam se autem nedostaneme, leda bychom jeli velkou oklikou.
    We won't get there by car, unless we make a big detour.

Further readingEdit

  • leda in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • leda in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ledo +‎ -a.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈleda]
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  • Rhymes: -eda
  • Hyphenation: le‧da

AdjectiveEdit

leda (accusative singular ledan, plural ledaj, accusative plural ledajn)

  1. leather

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French laidItalian laido.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

leda

  1. ugly
    • 1955, The International Language Review, page 39.
      Es nul kauzo supozar ke irg frukto de raciono es leda, neutila, vana, senefika.
      There is no reason to suppose that any fruit of reason is ugly, useless, vain, ineffective.
    Nula led anadyuni aparas en la rakonto di Leda e la cigno.No ugly ducklings appear in the story of Leda and the swan.
    Antonym: bela

Derived termsEdit

  • ledeskar (to uglify, intransitive verb)
  • ledigar (to uglify, transitive verb)
  • ledo (ugly person, fright)

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɛ.da/
  • Rhymes: -ɛda
  • Hyphenation: lè‧da

VerbEdit

leda

  1. inflection of ledere:
    1. first/second/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

leda

  1. inflection of lede:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse liða and hliða.

VerbEdit

leda (present tense ledar, past tense leda, past participle leda, passive infinitive ledast, present participle ledande, imperative leda/led)

  1. Alternative form of lea

Etymology 2Edit

From led (part, joint) +‎ -a (-ed).

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

leda (singular and plural leda)

  1. (especially in compounds) composed of parts (in sequence)

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NounEdit

leda n

  1. definite plural of led

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NounEdit

leda f

  1. definite singular of led

ReferencesEdit

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Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *laidijan. Cognate with Old English lǣdan, Old Saxon lēdian.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈleːda/, [ˈlɛːda]

VerbEdit

lēda

  1. (transitive) to lead

DescendantsEdit

  • West Frisian: liede

ReferencesEdit

  • Bremmer, Rolf H. (2009) An Introduction to Old Frisian: History, Grammar, Reader, Glossary, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN, page 28

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

lȅda

  1. genitive singular of led

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish lēþa, from Old Norse leiða, from Proto-Germanic *laidijaną.

VerbEdit

leda (present leder, preterite ledde, supine lett, imperative led)

  1. to (gently) lead; to guide, to conduct
  2. to be in the lead; to be the leader of a competition
  3. to guide, to direct; to be in a position of leadership
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See led.

AdjectiveEdit

leda

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of led.

NounEdit

leda c

  1. boredom
DeclensionEdit
Declension of leda 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative leda ledan
Genitive ledas ledans

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