leu

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See also: Leu and LEU

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romanian leu (lion), from Latin leō (lion).

Noun[edit]

leu (plural lei)

  1. The unit of currency of Romania, equal to one hundred bani.
  2. The unit of currency of Moldova, equal to one hundred bani.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

leu

  1. A leu (unit of currency of Romania and Moldova).

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romanian leu (lion)

Noun[edit]

leu m (plural lei)

  1. leu (currency of Romania)

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Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

leu

  1. third-person singular preterite indicative of ler

Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

leu

  1. past participle of lire

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Latin lupus

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Noun[edit]

leu m (oblique plural leus, nominative singular leus, nominative plural leu)

  1. wolf (animal)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Latin locus

Noun[edit]

leu m (oblique plural leus, nominative singular leus, nominative plural leu)

  1. place
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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

leu

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) preterite indicative of ler

Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • леу (post-1930s (Moldovan) Cyrillic spelling)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin leō.

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Noun[edit]

leu m (plural lei)

  1. lion
  2. leu (the Romanian unit of currency)

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