laus

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See also: Laus and -laus

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

laus

  1. Romanization of 𐌻𐌰𐌿𐍃

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lauss.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laus (comparative lausari, superlative lausastur)

  1. loose
  2. free to go
  3. available
  4. vacant

Inflection[edit]

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From echoic Proto-Indo-European root *lēwt-, *lēwdʰ- (song, sound), from Proto-Indo-European *lēw- (to sound, resound, sing out), see also Irish laoidh (song, poem), Gothic 𐌻𐌹𐌿𐌸𐍉𐌽 (liuþōn, to praise), German Lied (song), Old Norse ljoð (strophe), and Old English leoð (song, hymn, poem).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laus f (genitive laudis); third declension

  1. praise, glory
  2. fame

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative laus laudēs
genitive laudis laudum
dative laudī laudibus
accusative laudem laudēs
ablative laude laudibus
vocative laus laudēs

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.argjiro.net/fjalor/index.php

Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laus

  1. loose

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English louse.

Noun[edit]

laus

  1. any external parasitic insect; flea; louse.