leno

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See also: léno, leño, and lēno

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian leno(weak, flexible)

Noun[edit]

leno

  1. (textiles) A type of weave used to make light, open cotton fabric used for window curtains.

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Kashubian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

leno

  1. only
  2. merely
  3. solely

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lēnō m ‎(genitive lēnōnis); third declension

  1. pimp
  2. seducer
  3. vocative singular of lēnō

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lēnō lēnōnēs
genitive lēnōnis lēnōnum
dative lēnōnī lēnōnibus
accusative lēnōnem lēnōnēs
ablative lēnōne lēnōnibus
vocative lēnō lēnōnēs

References[edit]

  • leno in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • leno in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette, s.v.leno”.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to act the rôle of a slave, pander: agere servum, lenonem
  • leno in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • leno in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  1. ^ Latin
  2. ^ English

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lêːno/
  • Hyphenation: le‧no

Adverb[edit]

lȇno ‎(Cyrillic spelling ле̑но)

  1. lazily