láta

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See also: lata, łata, låta, and latā

Faroese[edit]

Verb[edit]

at láta (third person singular past indicative læt, third person plural past indicative lótu, supine látið)

  1. to behave, to act
  2. to utter a sound

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Verb[edit]

láta (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative lét, third-person plural past indicative létu, supine látið)

  1. (transitive, takes the accusative) to put syn.
    Hvert léstu fartölvuna mína?
    Where did you put my laptop?
  2. (transitive, takes the accusative) to lose, to let go deriv. syn.
  3. (transitive, takes the accusative) to let, to make, to have deriv. syn.
  4. (transitive, takes the accusative) to behave, to act deriv. syn.
  5. (impersonal)
    Er til lengdar lætur.
    In the long run.
    Ég veiddi fimm fiska á tíma þegar best lét.
    I caught five fish per hour at best.
    Eins og að líkum lætur.
    As may be expected.

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