ler

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See also: lêr and -ler

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /leːr/, [leːˀɐ̯], [leɐ̯ˀ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse leir.

Noun[edit]

ler n (singular definite leret, not used in plural form)

  1. clay
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See le (to laugh).

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. present tense of le

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese leer, from Latin legere, present active infinitive of legō.

Verb[edit]

ler (first-person singular present leo, first-person singular preterite lin, past participle lido)

  1. to read

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

ler

  1. rafsi of lerfu.

Mirandese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin legere.

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. to read

Norwegian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. present tense of le

Old Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • lez (likely a misspelling)

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Likely from Proto-Celtic *liros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ler m

  1. sea, beach, shore

Usage notes[edit]

  • Do not confuse with leer (to read).

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese leer, from Latin legere, present active infinitive of legō (I read).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ler (first-person singular present indicative leio, past participle lido)

  1. to read, to look at and interpret letters or other information that is written
  2. to speak from a written book

Conjugation[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin legō, legere.

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. (Puter) to read
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Vallader) leger
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) liger

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. (Sutsilvan) Alternative form of vuler

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ler c

  1. clay; Contraction of lera., in the expression ler och långhalm

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. present tense of le.