See also: Leit, lèit, and Léït

Aragonese edit

Etymology edit

Akin to Italian latte, from Latin lac.

Noun edit

leit

  1. milk

Bourguignon edit

Etymology edit

From a variation of Old French lit, from Latin lectus.

Noun edit

leit m (plural leits)

  1. bed

Icelandic edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

leit f (genitive singular leitar, nominative plural leitir)

  1. search, look
  2. roundup of sheep

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Related terms edit

Verb edit

leit

  1. first/third-person singular past indicative of líta

Luxembourgish edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Inflected form of leiden.

Verb edit

leit

  1. inflection of leiden:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person plural present indicative
    3. second-person singular/plural imperative

Etymology 2 edit

Inflected form of leien.

Verb edit

leit

  1. inflection of leien:
    1. second-person plural present indicative
    2. second-person plural imperative

Middle English edit

Noun edit

leit

  1. Alternative form of leyt

Norwegian Bokmål edit

Adjective edit

leit

  1. neuter singular of lei

Verb edit

leit

  1. imperative of leite

Norwegian Nynorsk edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Old Norse leit.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

leit (indeclinable?)

  1. search; a look for
    Kva er du på leit etter?
    What are you looking for?

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

leit

  1. past of lita
  2. imperative of leita

References edit

Old Norse edit

Verb edit

leit

  1. first/third-person singular past active indicative of líta

Romanian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic лиꙗти (lijati), from Proto-Slavic *lijati (to pour), from *liti (to pour). The meaning was "as if poured into a mold", hence its derivation from "to pour".

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)

Adjective edit

leit m or n (feminine singular leită, masculine plural leiți, feminine and neuter plural leite)

  1. alike, identical

Declension edit