legat

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From legō (read).

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 Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin legatum

Noun[edit]

legat n (definite singular legatet, indefinite plural legat or legater, definite plural legata or legatene)

  1. endowment, bequest, legacy
    • 2017, "Udødelig" by Linda Ask-Knutsen, EbnPublish →ISBN [1]
      Moses styrte legatet og en bankboks, som noen er interessert i.
      Moses managed the legacy and a safe-deposit box that some are interested in.

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin legatum

Noun[edit]

legat n (definite singular legatet, indefinite plural legat, definite plural legata)

  1. endowment, bequest, legacy

References[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From 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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

legat (past participle of lega)

  1. tied, bound

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

legat n

  1. an endowment, a legacy
Declension[edit]
Declension of legat 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative legat legatet legat legaten
Genitive legats legatets legats legatens

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

legat c

  1. a legate, an emissary
Declension[edit]
Declension of legat 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative legat legaten legater legaterna
Genitive legats legatens legaters legaternas
Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

legat

  1. supine of ligga.