laud

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See also: Laud and laúd

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French lauder, from Latin laudō, laudāre, from laus (praise, glory, fame, renown), from echoic Proto-Indo-European root *leh₁wdʰ- (song, sound).

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laud (countable and uncountable, plural lauds)

  1. Praise or glorification.
  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 Latvian plauts.

Noun[edit]

laud (genitive laua, partitive lauda)

  1. board
  2. plank
  3. table

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin laus, laudem.

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laud m (plural lauds)

  1. praise, commendation

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Ilocano[edit]

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laud

  1. west

Ludian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Finnish lauta.

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laud

  1. board
  2. plank

Romanian[edit]

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Verb[edit]

laud

  1. first-person singular present indicative/subjunctive of lăuda

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Related to Finnish lauta, Estonian laud.

Noun[edit]

laud

  1. board
  2. plank

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Inflection of laud
nominative sing. laud
genitive sing. laudan
partitive sing. laudad
partitive plur. laudoid
singular plural
nominative laud laudad
accusative laudan laudad
genitive laudan laudoiden
partitive laudad laudoid
essive-instructive laudan laudoin
translative laudaks laudoikš
inessive laudas laudoiš
elative laudaspäi laudoišpäi
illative ? laudoihe
adessive laudal laudoil
ablative laudalpäi laudoilpäi
allative laudale laudoile
abessive laudata laudoita
comitative laudanke laudoidenke
prolative laudadme laudoidme
approximative I laudanno laudoidenno
approximative II laudannoks laudoidennoks
egressive laudannopäi laudoidennopäi
terminative I ? laudoihesai
terminative II laudalesai laudoilesai
terminative III laudassai
additive I ? laudoihepäi
additive II laudalepäi laudoilepäi

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References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “доска”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

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laud (nominative plural lauds)

  1. lark (bird)

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