See also: Leges and lèges

DanishEdit

NounEdit

leges c

  1. indefinite genitive singular of leg

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lēgēs, plural of lēx.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈleː.ɣəs/, /ˈleː.ʒəs/
  • Hyphenation: le‧ges

NounEdit

leges pl (plural only)

  1. Administrative fees paid to a government

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

leges

  1. plural of lege

LadinEdit

NounEdit

leges

  1. plural of lege

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inflection of legō (read).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

legēs

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of legō (Etymology 1)

Etymology 2Edit

From lēx (a formal motion for a law).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lēgēs f

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of lēx

ReferencesEdit

  • leges”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • leges”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From lege (league) +‎ -es.

NounEdit

leges

  1. plural of lege (league)

Etymology 2Edit

From lege (liege) +‎ -es.

NounEdit

leges

  1. plural of lege (liege)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

leges

  1. passive form of lege