lesk

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Apparently of Scandinavian origin: compare Swedish ljumske, Danish lyske.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lesk ‎(plural lesks)

  1. (dialectal) The loin, flank.
  2. (dialectal) The groin.

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

lesk

  1. imperative of leske

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *leski.

Noun[edit]

lesk

  1. widower

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of lesk
nominative sing. lesk
genitive sing. lesken
partitive sing. lesked
partitive plur. leskid
singular plural
nominative lesk lesked
accusative lesken lesked
genitive lesken leskiden
partitive lesked leskid
essive-instructive lesken leskin
translative leskeks leskikš
inessive leskes leskiš
elative leskespäi leskišpäi
illative  ? leskihe
adessive leskel leskil
ablative leskelpäi leskilpäi
allative leskele leskile
abessive lesketa leskita
comitative leskenke leskidenke
prolative leskedme leskidme
approximative I leskenno leskidenno
approximative II leskennoks leskidennoks
egressive leskennopäi leskidennopäi
terminative I  ? leskihesai
terminative II leskelesai leskilesai
terminative III leskessai
additive I  ? leskihepäi
additive II leskelepäi leskilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “вдовец”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika