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NounEdit

lice

  1. plural of louse

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Frankish *listia.

NounEdit

lice f (plural lices)

  1. (fortifications) curtain wall
  2. (historical) pomerium
  3. (by extension) list, field (for combat); playing field; arena
    Il est entré en lice. He came into contention.
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Etymology 2Edit

Probably from Vulgar Latin *licia, from Latin lycisca, feminine of lyciscus (wolf dog).

NounEdit

lice f (plural lices)

  1. (archaic) brach, bitch hound (specifically, dog used for breeding hunting dogs)

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lice f sg

  1. Alternative form of leice: genitive singular of leac

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LatinEdit

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlit͡sɛ/, [ˈlʲit͡sə]

VerbEdit

lice

  1. third-person plural present of licyś

Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lice f

  1. genitive singular of leac

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *lice.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lǐːtse/
  • Hyphenation: li‧ce

NounEdit

líce n (Cyrillic spelling ли́це)

  1. face
    ukradeno licestolen face
    (translated name of the film "Face Off")
  2. (grammar) person
    prvo lice jedinefirst person singular
    prvo lice množinefirst person plural
  3. (Bosnia, Montenegro, Serbia) person, individual

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SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *lice, from Proto-Indo-European *līg-

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lìːt͡sɛ/, /líːt͡sɛ/
  • Hyphenation: li‧ce

NounEdit

līce n

  1. (anatomy) cheek
  2. (anatomy, archaic) face

InflectionEdit

Neuter, soft
nom. sing. líce
gen. sing. líca
singular dual plural
nominative líce líci líca
accusative líce líci líca
genitive líca líc líc
dative lícu lícema lícem
locative lícu lícih lícih
instrumental lícem lícema líci

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