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See also: Lies, liés, líes, and -lies

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /laɪz/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪz

NounEdit

lies

  1. plural of lie

VerbEdit

lies

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of lie

AdjectiveEdit

lies

  1. (Mid-Ulster) Great, wonderful
    That kebab was lies!

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch lies.

NounEdit

lies (plural liese or lieste)

  1. loins, region near the groin

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch liesche. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lies f or m (plural liezen)

  1. loins, region near the groin

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • l. (abbreviation)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lies

  1. imperative singular of lesen

LatinEdit

LimburgishEdit

NounEdit

lies f

  1. list

InflectionEdit

Inflection
Root singular Root plural Diminutive singular Diminutive plural
Nominative lies lieste lieske lieskes
Genitive lies lieste lieskes lieskes
Locative liestes liesteser liesteske liestesker
Dative¹ ? ? ? ?
Accusative¹ ? ? ? ?
  • Dative and accusative are nowadays obsolete, use nominative instead.

LivonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latvian liesa.

NounEdit

lies

  1. (Salaca) spleen

LuxembourgishEdit

Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

lies f pl

  1. oblique plural of lie
  2. nominative plural of lie

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

lies m (Cyrillic spelling лиес)

  1. Obsolete spelling of lijes

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

lies

  1. indefinite genitive singular of lie