lende

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *lentii̯eh₂, from Proto-Indo-European *lenti ‘lentil’ (compare Latin lēns, German Linse, Lithuanian lę̃šis).

Noun[edit]

lende f

  1. acorn
  2. mast (fallen nuts and acorns of woodland trees used to feed pigs)

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: len‧de

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch lenden, from Old Dutch lendin, from Proto-Germanic *landinō or *landīnō.

Noun[edit]

lende f (plural lenden or lendenen, diminutive lendetje n)

  1. loin, bottom part of the back
  2. flank, side
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch lende, shortening of *gelende, an unattested variant form of gelande, from lant (land).

Noun[edit]

lende m (plural lenden or lendenen, diminutive lendetje n)

  1. fellow countryman
  2. (close) neighbour
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