laud

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French lauder, from Latin laudō, from laus ‎(praise, glory, fame, renown), from echoic Proto-Indo-European root *lēwt-, *lēwdʰ- ‎(song, sound).

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laud ‎(plural lauds)

  1. Praise or glorification.
    • Shakespeare
      Laud be to God.
    • Tyndals
      So do well and thou shalt have laud of the same.
  2. Hymn of praise.
  3. (in the plural, also Lauds) A prayer service following matins.

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laud ‎(third-person singular simple present lauds, present participle lauding, simple past and past participle lauded)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to praise, to glorify
    • 1526, William Tyndale, trans. Bible, Luke I:
      And hys mought was opened immediatly, and hys tonge, and he spake lawdynge god.

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Likely from Proto-Germanic *flauþ or *flaut. Compare Swedish flöte. Also compare Lithuanian plautas and Lithuanian plauts.

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laud ‎(genitive laua, partitive lauda)

  1. board
  2. plank
  3. table

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Friulian[edit]

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From Latin laus, laudem.

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laud m ‎(plural lauds)

  1. praise, commendation

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laud

  1. west

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Related to Finnish lauta, Estonian laud.

Noun[edit]

laud ‎(genitive singular laudan, partitive singular laudad, partitive plural laudoid)

  1. board
  2. plank

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  • "доска" in Uz' venä-vepsläine vajehnik/Новый русско-вепсский словарь ‎(Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ), Nina G. Zaiceva, Maria I. Mullonen, 2007.

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laud ‎(plural lauds)

  1. lark (bird)

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