lau

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See also: Lau, laŭ, lẩu, and łá’ȕ

Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lavō. Compare Daco-Romanian la, lau.

Verb[edit]

lau (third-person singular present indicative la, past participle latã)

  1. I wash.
  2. (reflexive, mi-lau) I wash myself.

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Basque[edit]

Basque cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : lau
    Ordinal : laugarren

Numeral[edit]

lau

  1. four

Adjective[edit]

lau

  1. flat, level
  2. plain, simple

Adverb[edit]

lau

  1. simply

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German lāo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lau

  1. lukewarm

Hawaiian[edit]

Noun[edit]

lau

  1. leaf

Hiri Motu[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

lau

  1. 1st-person singular pronoun: I, me

See also[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

lau

  1. rafsi of cladu.

North Frisian[edit]

Noun[edit]

lau

  1. lion

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Old Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *ɸlāmā, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂meh₂ (palm, hand).

Noun[edit]

lau f

  1. hand

Descendants[edit]


Rapa Nui[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lau

  1. wide

Romanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

lau

  1. first-person singular present tense form of la.
  2. first-person singular subjunctive form of la.
  3. third-person plural present tense form of la.

Samoan[edit]

Noun[edit]

lau

  1. leaf

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lau f pl

  1. Mutated form of llau (lice).

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
llau lau unchanged unchanged

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): /l̪ɐw˧˧/
  • (Huế) IPA(key): /lɐw˧˧/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): /l̻ʲɐw˧˥/

Noun[edit]

lau

  1. reed, arundinaceous cane

Verb[edit]

lau

  1. wipe