lis

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From *lintˢto, from Proto-Indo-European *lenteh₂ (compare English linden, Lithuanian lentà ‘board’).[1] Related to lëndë ‘material, substance’ (compare vis to vend) . Alternatively from Serbo-Croatian lȉjes ‘forest, wood(s)’, from Proto-Slavic *lě̑sŭ.[2]

Noun[edit]

lis m (indefinite plural lisa, definite singular lisi)

  1. English oak (Quercus robur)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *leitšja, from Proto-Indo-European *lei 'to pour'. Cognate with Latin libare (to pour, to libate), Old Church Slavonic [script?] (liti), [script?] (lêju, to pour), Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐌹𐌸𐌿 (leiþu, fruit wine).

Verb[edit]

lis (first-person singular past tense lysa, participle lysur)

  1. to pour
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Paul Friedrich, "Linden: *lenteh₂", in Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture (London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1997), 253.
  2. ^ Vladimir Orel, Albanian Etymological Dictionary, s.v. "lis" (Leiden: Brill, 1999), 229.

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

lis m

  1. press, machine press

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French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lis m (plural lis)

  1. lily

Verb[edit]

lis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lire
  2. second-person singular present indicative of lire
  3. second-person singular present imperative of lire

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Friulian[edit]

Friulian Definite Articles
singular plural
masculine il
l'
i
feminine  la
l'
lis

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin illas, from accusative of Latinillae.

Article[edit]

lis f pl (singular la)

  1. the

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Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French liste (list).

Noun[edit]

lis

  1. list

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Earlier stlīs.

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Noun[edit]

līs f (genitive lītis); third declension

  1. lawsuit, action
  2. contention, strife, quarrel

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative līs lītēs
genitive lītis lītum
dative lītī lītibus
accusative lītem lītēs
ablative līte lītibus
vocative līs lītēs

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

lis

  1. rafsi of lisri.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lisъ.

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Noun[edit]

lis m anim (diminutive lisek, feminine lisica)

  1. fox

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