leda

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See also: Leda and léda

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ledo +‎ -a

Adjective[edit]

leda (accusative singular ledan, plural ledaj, accusative plural ledajn)

  1. leather

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French laid and Italian laido.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

leda

  1. ugly
    • 1955, The International Language Review, page 39.
      Es nul kauzo supozar ke irg frukto de raciono es leda, neutila, vana, senefika.
      There is no reason to suppose that any fruit of reason is ugly, useless, vain, ineffective.
    Nula led anadyuni aparas en la rakonto di Leda e la cigno.
    No ugly ducklings appear in the story of Leda and the swan.

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • ledo (ugly person, fright)
  • ledeskar (to uglify) (intransitive)
  • ledigar (to uglify) (transitive)

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

leda

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of ledere
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of ledere
  3. third-person singular present subjunctive of ledere
  4. third-person singular imperative of ledere

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

leda

  1. simple past of lede
  2. past participle of lede

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish lēþa, from Old Norse leiða, from Proto-Germanic *laidijaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

leda

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of led.

Noun[edit]

leda c

  1. boredom

Declension[edit]

Declension of leda 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative leda ledan
Genitive ledas ledans

Verb[edit]

leda

  1. To (gently) lead; to guide, to conduct
  2. To be in the lead; to be the leader of a competition
  3. To guide, to direct; to be in a position of leadership

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