laug

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

laug (genitive lau, partitive laugu)

  1. lid, eyelid

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse laug, from Proto-Germanic *laugō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laug f (genitive singular laugar, nominative plural laugar)

  1. bath, pool
  2. hot spring, warm spring, a naturally warm pool with temperatures around 20-50°C

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Older spelling of lag (law, rule)

Noun[edit]

laug n (definite singular lauget, indefinite plural laug, definite plural lauga or laugene)

  1. craft union
  2. (historical) guild
Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse, related to Latin lavare (wash). Descendant can be found in the prefix of lørdag (Saturday) which in Old Norse was laugardagr

Noun[edit]

laug n (definite singular lauget, indefinite plural laug, definite plural lauga or laugene)

  1. (dated) bath, wash

References[edit]

  • “laug” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.
  • laug” in The Ordnett Dictionary

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Older spelling of lag (law, rule)

Noun[edit]

laug n (definite singular lauget, indefinite plural laug, definite plural lauga)

  1. craft union
  2. (historical) guild
Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse, related to Latin lavare (wash). Descendant can be found in the prefix of laurdag (Saturday) which in Old Norse was laugardagr

Noun[edit]

laug n (definite singular lauget, indefinite plural laug, definite plural lauga)

  1. (dated) bath, wash

Verb[edit]

laug

  1. imperative of lauga

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

laug

  1. past tense of ljuga and ljuge
  2. past tense of lyga and lyge

References[edit]

  • “laug” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.
  • laug” in The Ordnett Dictionary

Polabian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lugъ.

Noun[edit]

laug

  1. meadow near a river