lego

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See also: LEGO, leĝo, and Lego

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

lego (countable and uncountable, plural legos)

  1. Alternative capitalization of LEGO.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< Danish LEGO

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: le‧go
  • IPA(key): /ˈle̞ɡo̞/, IPA(key): /ˈle̞ːɡo̞/

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Noun[edit]

lego

  1. LEGO, lego (type of plastic toy brick)

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

lego

  1. first-person singular indicative present tense of legare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *leǵ-. Cognates include Ancient Greek λέγω (légō, I speak, I chose, I mean) and Albanian mbledh.

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Verb[edit]

present active legō, present infinitive legere, perfect active lēgī, supine lēctum

  1. I choose, select, appoint.
  2. I collect, gather, bring together.
  3. I take, steal.
  4. I traverse, pass through.
  5. I read (aloud), recite.
    Graecum est; non legitur.
    It's Greek, it is not read.
  6. I leave, bequeath
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Etymology 2[edit]

From lēx (a formal motion for a law).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active lēgō, present infinitive lēgāre, perfect active lēgāvī, supine lēgātum

  1. I despatch, send as ambassador.
  2. I deputize.
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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

lego

  1. first-person singular present indicative of legar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin laicus.

Adjective[edit]

lego m (feminine lega, masculine plural legos, feminine plural legas)

  1. ignorant, lay

Noun[edit]

lego m (plural legos, feminine lega)

  1. layman

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

lego

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of legar.