See also: líc, lić, lîç, and -lic

IrishEdit

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NounEdit

lic f

  1. (archaic, dialectal) Alternative form of leic: dative singular of leac

Lower SorbianEdit

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  • IPA(key): /lit͡s/, [lʲit͡s]

VerbEdit

lic

  1. second-person singular imperative of licyś

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *līką, from the root Proto-Indo-European *līg-. Cognate with the Old Saxon līk (Dutch lijk), Old High German līh (German Leiche), Old Norse lík (Swedish lik), Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐌹𐌺 (leik).

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NounEdit

līċ n

  1. dead body, corpse
  2. (poetic) a (living) body, especially the torso

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  • Middle English: lik, lich

PolishEdit

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NounEdit

lic

  1. genitive plural of lico

Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

lic f

  1. dative of leac