legge

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legge

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of leggen

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin lēx, legem.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Stress: légge, IPA(key): /ˈleddʒe/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

legge f (plural leggi)

  1. law

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Verb[edit]

legge

  1. third-person singular indicative present of leggere

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

legge (plural legges)

  1. leg

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Neapolitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lego.

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Verb[edit]

legge

  1. to read

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse leggja, from Proto-Germanic *lagjaną. Cognates include Danish lægge, Swedish lägga, German legen, Dutch leggen, and English lay. Compare ligge

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legge

  1. lay, put

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

legge (present tense legg; past tense la; past participle lagt; passive infinitive leggast; present participle leggande; imperative legg)

  1. Alternative form of leggja