legar

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See also: legär

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

legar

  1. first-person singular future passive indicative of legō
  2. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of legō

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

legar m

  1. plural indefinite of lege

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin ligāre, present active infinitive of ligō.

Verb[edit]

legar

  1. to tie, bind

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin ligāre, present active infinitive of ligō.

Verb[edit]

legar

  1. to tie, bind (e.g. with rope)
    • circa 1260, Gonzalo de Berceo, Milagros de Nuestra Señora:
      legáronli las manos con un fuerte dogal
  2. to make impotent for procreation through the use of a spell or hex[1]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: legar (regional, rare)

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

legar m inan

  1. joist

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin legāre, present active infinitive of legō.

Verb[edit]

legar (first-person singular present indicative lego, past participle legado)

  1. to bequeath, leave, will (make a bequest)
  2. to legate

Conjugation[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Latin legāre, present active infinitive of legō.

Verb[edit]

legar (first-person singular present lego, first-person singular preterite legué, past participle legado)

  1. to hand down
Conjugation[edit]
  • Rule: g becomes a gu before e.
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Spanish legar, inherited from Latin ligāre, present active infinitive of ligō. Compare the doublets ligar and liar.

Verb[edit]

legar

  1. (rare) to join, bring together, unite[1]
  2. (rare, regional) to tie or bind (especially in the context of tying sheep for shearing[2])
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