laue

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish lám, from Proto-Celtic *ɸlāmā (compare Welsh llaw), from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂meh₂ (palm, hand) (compare Latin palma, Ancient Greek παλάμη (palámē)). Cognate with Irish lámh.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laue f (genitive singular lauey, plural laueyn)

  1. (anatomy) hand; arm
    Hug ad nyn laueyn ry cheilley er.They shook hands on it.
    Ny cur dty laueyn er!Keep your hands off!
    T'ad gobbragh ass laueyn y cheilley.They are playing into each other's hands.
    Ta mee glenney my laueyn.I am cleaning my hands.
    Ta mooarane argid çheet trooid ny laueyn echey.He handles a lot of money.

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

laue

  1. Alternative form of lawe

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

laue f or m (definite singular laua or lauen, indefinite plural lauer, definite plural lauene)

  1. (zoology) bleak (Alburnus alburnus)
    Synonym: løye

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

laue f (definite singular laua, indefinite plural lauer, definite plural lauene)

  1. (zoology) bleak (Alburnus alburnus)

Related terms[edit]

  • loge m (flame)

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