lacer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

lace +‎ -er

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Noun[edit]

lacer (plural lacers)

  1. A person or thing who laces

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lacer

  1. to lace, to lace up

Conjugation[edit]

  • This verb is part of a group of -er verbs for which ‘c’ is softened to a ‘ç’ before the vowels ‘a’ and ‘o’.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *lek- (to tear, rend); see also Albanian l'akur (naked), Russian лочма (ločma, scrap, tatter, rag), and Ancient Greek [script needed] (lakizein, to tear to pieces).

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Adjective[edit]

lacer m (feminine lacera, neuter lacerum); first/second declension

  1. lacerated, mangled, torn to pieces

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension, masculine nominative singular in -er.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative lacer lacera lacerum lacerī lacerae lacera
genitive lacerī lacerae lacerī lacerōrum lacerārum lacerōrum
dative lacerō lacerae lacerō lacerīs lacerīs lacerīs
accusative lacerum laceram lacerum lacerōs lacerās lacera
ablative lacerō lacerā lacerō lacerīs lacerīs lacerīs
vocative lacer lacera lacerum lacerī lacerae lacera

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

lacer

  1. Alternative form of lacier

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-c, *-cs, *-ct are modified to z, z, zt. In addition, c becomes ç before an a, o or u to keep the /ts/ sound intact. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.