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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *lusōną, *luzōną, from Proto-Germanic *lusą.

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losian

  1. (intransitive) to be lost; stray
  2. (intransitive) to die; perish; be destroyed
  3. (intransitive, of inanimate things) to come to nothing; decay
  4. (intransitive) to escape

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  • Middle English: losien, losen

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *lausijaną.

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lōsian

  1. to release, to set free

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