lacio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *laq (to ensnare), with no known cognates in any other Indo-European languages.

Unused in Latin, except by grammarian Festus Grammaticus to explain its derivatives, see laqueus, lacessō and frequentative lactō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active laciō, present infinitive lacere (no perfect or supine forms)

  1. I entice, ensnare

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish llacio, from Latin flaccidus.

Adjective[edit]

lacio m (feminine lacia, masculine plural lacios, feminine plural lacias)

  1. limp, flaccid, flabby
  2. limp (lacking stiffness)
  3. languid
  4. straight (of hair)

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