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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

leken

  1. Plural form of leek

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

leken

  1. plural past indicative and subjunctive of lijken

AnagramsEdit


HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

le- +‎ ken

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɛkɛn]
  • Hyphenation: le‧ken

VerbEdit

leken

  1. (transitive, of machinery) to grease, to lubricate
  2. (transitive, of hair) to smarm (to flatten the hair, etc. with cream or grease)
  3. (transitive, colloquial) to slap someone on the face

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *lekan, from Proto-Germanic *lekaną.

VerbEdit

lēken

  1. to leak, to be leaky
  2. to leak away, to flow away (of a liquid)

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • leken”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • leken”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

leken m, f

  1. definite masculine singular of leke

leken m

  1. definite singular of lek

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

leken

  1. definite singular of lek