lav

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Noun[edit]

lav (plural lavs)

  1. (UK, slang) Lavatory.
    Please miss, Johnny wants to go to the lav.

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse lágr (whence also English low and Norwegian bokmål låg/lav)

Adjective[edit]

lav (comparative lavere, superlative lavest, neuter lavt, definite and plural lave)

  1. low

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse lag (layer) (plural lǫg (legal)).

Noun[edit]

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lav n (singular definite lavet, plural indefinite lav)

  1. guild
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse lafa (to dangle)

Noun[edit]

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lav c (singular definite laven, plural indefinite laver)

or

lav n (singular definite lavet, plural indefinite laver)

  1. lichen
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Verb[edit]

lav

  1. Imperative of lave.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lágr and Danish lav

Alternative forms[edit]

  • låg (Nynorsk also)

Adjective[edit]

lav (neuter singular lavt, definite singular and plural lave, comparative lavere, indefinite superlative lavest, definite superlative laveste)

  1. low

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lьvъ, from Proto-Indo-European *lewo-.

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lȁv m (Cyrillic spelling ла̏в)

  1. lion (mammal)
  2. (astronomy, astrology) Leo

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Swedish[edit]

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lav c

  1. lichen
  2. bench in sauna

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

lav (plural lavs)

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