leges

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See also: Leges and lèges

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

leges c

  1. indefinite genitive singular of leg

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin lēgēs, plural of lēx.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈleː.ɣəs/, /ˈleː.ʒəs/
  • Hyphenation: le‧ges

Noun[edit]

leges pl (plural only)

  1. Administrative fees paid to a government

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

leges

  1. plural of lege

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

leges

  1. plural of lege

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inflection of legō (read).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

legēs

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of legō (Etymology 1)

Etymology 2[edit]

From lēx (a formal motion for a law).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lēgēs f

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of lēx

References[edit]

  • leges”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • leges”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From lege (league) +‎ -es.

Noun[edit]

leges

  1. plural of lege (league)

Etymology 2[edit]

From lege (liege) +‎ -es.

Noun[edit]

leges

  1. plural of lege (liege)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

leges

  1. passive form of lege