Lesung

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with English leasing (gathering).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

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Lesung f (genitive Lesung, plural Lesungen)

  1. reading (incl. poetry, prose, legislative, and liturgical)
  2. (liturgy) reading, lection, lesson

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Malay[edit]

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Lesung and alu (Mortar and pestle).

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lesuŋ (rice mortar). Cognate with Tagalog lusong.

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Noun[edit]

Lesung (Jawi spelling لسوڠ‎, plural Lesung-Lesung, informal 1st possessive Lesungku, impolite 2nd possessive Lesungmu, 3rd possessive Lesungnya)

  1. mortar

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