lett

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

lett

  1. Archaic form of let (for first person singular, and first, second and third person plural present)
    • 1754, Walter Goodall, An Examination of the Letters, Said to be written by Mary Queen of Scots, to James Earl of Bothwell: Also An Inquiry into the Murder of Kind Henry. Vol. II, Edinburgh, p.323 (The Quenes Majesty to the Lord Wardens of the marches, for assistance of the Erle of Murray):
      We grete you well. Wheras the Erle of Murray, and uther Noblemen and Gentlemen of Scotland, came into this our realme, upon our request, and by our saife conduct for their entry and departure, we lett you know, that we have licensed him, and them all, with their traynes, to returne into Scotland, there to continue in their former estates.

See also[edit]

  • lettest (second person singular present)
  • letteth (third person singular present)

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

lett (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. counter

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

past participle of lesz

Verb[edit]

lett

  1. became

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from German Lette, from the Medieval Latin lettus (Latvian).

Adjective[edit]

lett (not comparable)

  1. Latvian (of or pertaining to Latvia, its people or language)

Noun[edit]

lett (plural lettek)

  1. Latvian (person)
  2. (singular only) Latvian (language)
Derived terms[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse léttr, from Proto-Germanic *linhtaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁lengʷʰ-.

Adjective[edit]

lett (neuter singular lett, definite singular and plural lette, comparative lettere, indefinite superlative lettest, definite superlative letteste)

  1. easy (requiring little skill or effort)
  2. light (not heavy)
  3. (as an adverb) easily, lightly
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

lett

  1. past participle of leite
  2. past participle of lete
  3. imperative of lette

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse léttr

Adjective[edit]

lett (neuter singular lett, definite singular and plural lette, comparative lettare, indefinite superlative lettast, definite superlative lettaste)

  1. easy
  2. light (not heavy)

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lett

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of led.

Noun[edit]

lett c

  1. Latvian, person from Latvia

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

lett

  1. supine of leda.
  2. supine of le.