leggen

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From Old Dutch *leggen, from Frankish *lagjan, from Proto-Germanic *lagjaną. Compare German legen, English lay, Danish lægge.

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leggen (past singular legde, past participle gelegd)

  1. to lay

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Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German leggen, from Old Saxon leggian, from Proto-Germanic *lagjaną. Compare Dutch leggen, German legen, English lay, Danish lægge.

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leggen (past singular legg or lee, past participle leggt, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to say, tell
    He lee en Hand op mien Schuller
    He laid his hand on my shoulder

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leggen

  1. definite plural of leg