lach

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See also: lách and lạch

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North-Netherlands) Rhymes: -ɑx
  • (North-Netherlands) IPA(key): /lɑx/
  • (North-Netherlands)
    (file)
  • Homophones: (North-Netherlands) lag

Noun[edit]

lach m ‎(uncountable, diminutive lachje n)

  1. smile
  2. laugh

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

lach

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lachen
  2. imperative of lachen

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lac, lactis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lach m (plural laches)

  1. milk

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish lachu (compare Irish lacha, Manx laagh).

Noun[edit]

lach f ‎(genitive singular lacha, plural lachan)

  1. (bird, poultry): duck (especially wild), mallard
  2. fare

Venetian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lacus, from Proto-Italic *lakus, from Proto-Indo-European *lokus ‎(lake, pool).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lak/
  • Hyphenation: làch

Verb[edit]

lach

  1. lake (stretch of water)

See also[edit]