lys

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

lys (plural lyste, diminutive lysie)

  1. list, record

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A variant of lis.

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to pour
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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ljós

Adjective[edit]

lys (neuter lyst, definite and plural lyse, comparative lysere, superlative lysest)

  1. light
  2. bright
  3. fair, blond
  4. cheerful, sunny

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ljóss

Noun[edit]

lys n (singular definite lyset, plural indefinite lys)

  1. light
  2. candle
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French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lys m (plural lys)

  1. lily

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ljós.

Noun[edit]

lys n (definite singular lyset, indefinite plural lys, definite plural lysa or lysene)

  1. (uncountable) light
    se dagens lys - see the light of day (be born, begin to exist)
  2. (countable) a light
  3. (levende lys, stearinlys) a candle

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ljós.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lys n (definite singular lyset, indefinite plural lys, definite plural lysa)

  1. (uncountable) light
  2. (countable) a light

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

lys

  1. imperative of lysa.

Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

lys

  1. soft mutation of llys

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
llys lys unchanged unchanged