licence

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French licence, from Latin licentia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaɪsəns/
  • Hyphenation: li‧cence

NounEdit

licence ‎(countable and uncountable, plural licences)

  1. (Britain, Canada, Australia) standard spelling of license

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

licence ‎(third-person singular simple present licences, present participle licencing, simple past and past participle licenced)

  1. (Britain, Canada, nonstandard) Alternative form of license

Usage notesEdit

  • In British English, Canadian English, Irish English, Australian English, and New Zealand English the noun is spelt licence and the verb is license.
  • The spelling licence is not used for either part of speech in the United States.

TranslationsEdit


CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin licentia.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

licence f

  1. licence (UK), license (US)

DeclensionEdit

External linksEdit

  • licence in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • licence in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin licentia.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

licence f ‎(plural licences)

  1. licence
  2. permit, certificate
  3. bachelor’s degree (more accurately in France Bac+3)

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

licenc +‎ -e ‎(possessive suffix)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlit͡sɛnt͡sɛ/
  • Hyphenation: li‧cen‧ce

NounEdit

licence

  1. third-person singular (single possession) possessive of licenc

DeclensionEdit


Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

licence f ‎(oblique plural licences, nominative singular licence, nominative plural licences)

  1. leave; permission to be away, to be not present

DescendantsEdit

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