legat

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *leg. Cognates include Ancient Greek λέγω (légō, I gather, pick up, collect, count, tell).

Verb[edit]

legat

  1. third-person singular present active subjunctive of legō

Etymology 2[edit]

From lēx (a formal motion for a law).

Verb[edit]

lēgat

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of lēgō

Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

legat m

  1. endowment

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin

Noun[edit]

legat m (oblique plural legaz or legatz, nominative singular legaz or legatz, nominative plural legat)

  1. legate (governor appointed by the Pope)
  2. legate (governor in Ancient Rome)

Descendants[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

legat (past participle of lega)

  1. tied, bound

Declension[edit]

See also nelegat

Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

legat n

  1. an endowment, a legacy
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

legat c

  1. a legate, an emissary
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

legat

  1. supine of ligga.