leiv

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Romansch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin labium, from Proto-Indo-European *leb- (to hang loosely).

Noun[edit]

leiv f (plural leivs)

  1. (Puter, anatomy) lip
Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin levis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁lengʷʰ- (light).

Adjective[edit]

leiv m (feminine leiva, masculine plural leivs, feminine plural leivas)

  1. (Vallader) light (of weight)
  2. (Vallader) easy
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran) lev
  • (Sutsilvan) leav
Synonyms[edit]
  • (Puter, Vallader) liger