lego

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See also: Lego, leĝo, and LEGO

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

lego (countable and uncountable, plural legos)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Lego

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< Danish LEGO

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: le‧go
  • IPA(key): /ˈle̞ɡo̞/, IPA(key): /ˈle̞ːɡo̞/

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lego

  1. LEGO, lego (type of plastic toy brick)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lego (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative lego legot
genitive legon legojen
partitive legoa legoja
illative legoon legoihin
singular plural
nominative lego legot
accusative nom.? lego legot
gen. legon
genitive legon legojen
partitive legoa legoja
inessive legossa legoissa
elative legosta legoista
illative legoon legoihin
adessive legolla legoilla
ablative legolta legoilta
allative legolleˣ legoilleˣ
essive legona legoina
translative legoksi legoiksi
instructive legoin
abessive legotta legoitta
comitative legoineen

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

lego

  1. first-person singular indicative present tense of legare

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Italic *legō, from Proto-Indo-European *leǵ-. Cognates include Ancient Greek λέγω (légō, I speak, I choose, I mean) and Albanian mbledh.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

legō (present infinitive legere, perfect active lēgī, supine lēctum); third conjugation

  1. I choose, select, appoint
  2. I collect, gather, bring together
  3. I read
Inflection[edit]
   Conjugation of lego (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present legō legis legit legimus legitis legunt
imperfect legēbam legēbās legēbat legēbāmus legēbātis legēbant
future legam legēs leget legēmus legētis legent
perfect lēgī lēgistī lēgit lēgimus lēgistis lēgērunt, lēgēre
pluperfect lēgeram lēgerās lēgerat lēgerāmus lēgerātis lēgerant
future perfect lēgerō lēgeris lēgerit lēgerimus lēgeritis lēgerint
passive present legor legeris, legere legitur legimur legiminī leguntur
imperfect legēbar legēbāris, legēbāre legēbātur legēbāmur legēbāminī legēbantur
future legar legēris, legēre legētur legēmur legēminī legentur
perfect lēctus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect lēctus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect lēctus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present legam legās legat legāmus legātis legant
imperfect legerem legerēs legeret legerēmus legerētis legerent
perfect lēgerim lēgerīs lēgerit lēgerīmus lēgerītis lēgerint
pluperfect lēgissem lēgissēs lēgisset lēgissēmus lēgissētis lēgissent
passive present legar legāris, legāre legātur legāmur legāminī legantur
imperfect legerer legerēris, legerēre legerētur legerēmur legerēminī legerentur
perfect lēctus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect lēctus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lege legite
future legitō legitō legitōte leguntō
passive present legere legiminī
future legitor legitor leguntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives legere lēgisse lēctūrus esse legī lēctus esse lēctum īrī
participles legēns lēctūrus lēctus legendus
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From lēx (a formal motion for a law).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lēgō (present infinitive lēgāre, perfect active lēgāvī, supine lēgātum); first conjugation

  1. I despatch, send as ambassador.
  2. I deputize.
Inflection[edit]
   Conjugation of lego (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lēgō lēgās lēgat lēgāmus lēgātis lēgant
imperfect lēgābam lēgābās lēgābat lēgābāmus lēgābātis lēgābant
future lēgābō lēgābis lēgābit lēgābimus lēgābitis lēgābunt
perfect lēgāvī lēgāvistī lēgāvit lēgāvimus lēgāvistis lēgāvērunt, lēgāvēre
pluperfect lēgāveram lēgāverās lēgāverat lēgāverāmus lēgāverātis lēgāverant
future perfect lēgāverō lēgāveris lēgāverit lēgāverimus lēgāveritis lēgāverint
passive present lēgor lēgāris, lēgāre lēgātur lēgāmur lēgāminī lēgantur
imperfect lēgābar lēgābāris, lēgābāre lēgābātur lēgābāmur lēgābāminī lēgābantur
future lēgābor lēgāberis, lēgābere lēgābitur lēgābimur lēgābiminī lēgābuntur
perfect lēgātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect lēgātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect lēgātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lēgem lēgēs lēget lēgēmus lēgētis lēgent
imperfect lēgārem lēgārēs lēgāret lēgārēmus lēgārētis lēgārent
perfect lēgāverim lēgāverīs lēgāverit lēgāverīmus lēgāverītis lēgāverint
pluperfect lēgāvissem lēgāvissēs lēgāvisset lēgāvissēmus lēgāvissētis lēgāvissent
passive present lēger lēgēris, lēgēre lēgētur lēgēmur lēgēminī lēgentur
imperfect lēgārer lēgārēris, lēgārēre lēgārētur lēgārēmur lēgārēminī lēgārentur
perfect lēgātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect lēgātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lēgā lēgāte
future lēgātō lēgātō lēgātōte lēgantō
passive present lēgāre lēgāminī
future lēgātor lēgātor lēgantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives lēgāre lēgāvisse lēgātūrus esse lēgārī lēgātus esse lēgātum īrī
participles lēgāns lēgātūrus lēgātus lēgandus
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

lego

  1. first-person singular present indicative of legar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin laicus.

Adjective[edit]

lego m (feminine singular lega, masculine plural legos, feminine plural legas)

  1. ignorant, lay

Noun[edit]

lego m (plural legos, feminine lega)

  1. layman

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

lego

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of legar.