leita

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse leita.

Verb[edit]

leita

  1. to seek, to search

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse leita.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

leita ‎(weak verb, third-person singular past indicative leitaði, supine leitað)

  1. (with dative or ) to seek, to search, to look for
    Afsakið, en ég er að leitaHallgrímskirkju.
    Excuse me, I'm looking for Hallgrímskirkja.
    Þú ættir að leita læknis, þú lítur ekki vel út.
    You should consult a doctor. You don't look well.
    Ég ákvað að leita til miðils til að tala við vin minn sem dó.
    I decided to turn to a psychic to talk to my friend who died.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

leita

  1. simple past of leite
  2. past participle of leite

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wlaitōną.

Verb[edit]

leita

  1. to seek, to search

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

leita f (plural leitas)

  1. milt (fish semen)

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