legge

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legge

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of leggen

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin lēx, legem.

PronunciationEdit

  • Stress: légge, IPA(key): /ˈleddʒe/
  • (file)

NounEdit

legge f ‎(plural leggi)

  1. law

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legge

  1. third-person singular indicative present of leggere

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legge (plural legges)

  1. leg

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NeapolitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lego.

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legge

  1. to read

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse leggja, from Proto-Germanic *lagjaną. Cognates include Danish lægge, Swedish lägga, German legen, Dutch leggen, and English lay. Compare ligge

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legge ‎(imperative legg, present tense legger, passive legges, simple past la, past participle lagt, present participle leggende)

  1. to lay, put, place

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

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legge (present tense legg; past tense la; past participle lagt; passive infinitive leggast; present participle leggande; imperative legg)

  1. Alternative form of leggja
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