laps

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laps

  1. plural form of lap

Verb[edit]

laps

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of lap

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin lapis.

Noun[edit]

laps m (indefinite plural lapsa, definite singular lapsi, definite plural lapsat)

  1. pencil

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *lapitja, close to Greek λαπαρός (laparós, weak), λαπάζω (lapázo, to weaken) [1].

Verb[edit]

laps (first-person singular past tense lapsa, participle lapsur)

  1. I wear out, tire

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *laubitja, related to Sanskrit लुभ्यति (lúbhyati, to wish), Proto-Slavic *l'ubiti 'to love'[2].

Verb[edit]

laps (first-person singular past tense lapsa, participle lapsur)

  1. I wish, want

References[edit]

  1. ^ A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill ,Leiden 2000, p. 191
  2. ^ A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill ,Leiden 2000, p. 191

Danish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

laps c (singular definite lapsen, plural indefinite lapse)

  1. fop, dandy (a man very concerned about his clothes and his appearance)
  2. a shabby man [from 1990]

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

laps (genitive lapse, partitive last)

  1. child
  2. someone's child

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French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin lapsus (fall)

Noun[edit]

laps m (plural laps)

  1. lapse
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Etymology 2[edit]

Latin lapsus (fallen)

Adjective[edit]

laps (invariable)

  1. (archaic) apostate of Catholicism
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