ler

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See also: lêr and -ler

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /leːr/, [leːˀɐ̯], [leɐ̯ˀ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse leir.

Noun[edit]

ler n (singular definite leret, not used in plural form)

  1. clay
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See le (to laugh).

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. present tense of le

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese leer, from Latin legere, present active infinitive of legō.

Verb[edit]

ler (first-person singular present leo, first-person singular preterite lin, past participle lido)

  1. to read

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

ler

  1. rafsi of lerfu.

Mirandese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin legere.

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. to read

Norwegian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. present tense of le

Old Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • lez (likely a misspelling)

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Likely from Proto-Celtic *liros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ler m

  1. sea, beach, shore

Usage notes[edit]

  • Do not confuse with leer (to read).

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese leer, from Latin legere, present active infinitive of legō (I read).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ler (first-person singular present indicative leio, past participle lido)

  1. to read, to look at and interpret letters or other information that is written
  2. (clarification of this Portuguese definition is being sought) to speak from a written book

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see the citations page.

Conjugation[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin legō, legere.

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. (Puter) to read
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Vallader) leger
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) liger

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. (Sutsilvan) Alternative form of vuler

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ler c

  1. clay; Contraction of lera., in the expression ler och långhalm

Verb[edit]

ler

  1. present tense of le.