lesen

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Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

lesen

  1. third-person plural preterite subjunctive of ler

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German lesen, from Old High German lesan, from Proto-Germanic Proto-Germanic *lesaną (to gather), from Proto-Indo-European *les-, *leg- (to gather).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈleːzn̩/
  • (file)
  • (file)

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Verb[edit]

lesen (class 5 strong, third-person singular simple present liest, past tense las, past participle gelesen, past subjunctive läse, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) to read

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German Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (western Low Prussian) lësen
  • (eastern Low Prussian) lëse

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *lesaną. Cognate with German lesen, Dutch lezen.

Verb[edit]

lesen (past singular lees, past participle leest or lesen, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) to read
    Hest du de Daagbläder vunmorgen leest?
    Did you read the newspapers this morning?
  2. (rare, dated, transitive or intransitive) to gather up

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English licence

Noun[edit]

lesen

  1. licence

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Determiner[edit]

lesen

  1. their

Pronoun[edit]

lesen

  1. theirs

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