leu

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See also: Leu and LEU

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romanian leu ‎(lion), from Latin leō ‎(lion).

Noun[edit]

leu ‎(plural lei)

  1. The unit of currency of Romania, equal to one hundred bani.
  2. The unit of currency of Moldova, equal to one hundred bani.

Translations[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

leu

  1. A leu (unit of currency of Romania and Moldova).

Declension[edit]

Inflection of leu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative leu leut
genitive leun leujen
partitive leua leuja
illative leuun leuihin
singular plural
nominative leu leut
accusative nom.? leu leut
gen. leun
genitive leun leujen
partitive leua leuja
inessive leussa leuissa
elative leusta leuista
illative leuun leuihin
adessive leulla leuilla
ablative leulta leuilta
allative leulleˣ leuilleˣ
essive leuna leuina
translative leuksi leuiksi
instructive leuin
abessive leutta leuitta
comitative leuineen

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romanian leu ‎(lion)

Noun[edit]

leu m ‎(plural lei)

  1. leu (currency of Romania)

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

leu m ‎(plural lei)

  1. leu

Verb[edit]

leu

  1. Third-person singular (el, ela, vostede?) preterite indicative of ler

Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

leu

  1. past participle of lire

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Latin lupus

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

leu m ‎(oblique plural leus, nominative singular leus, nominative plural leu)

  1. wolf (animal)
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Latin locus

Noun[edit]

leu m ‎(oblique plural leus, nominative singular leus, nominative plural leu)

  1. place
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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

leu

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) preterite indicative of ler

Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • леу (post-1930s (Moldovan) Cyrillic spelling)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin leō. Compare also the sense of currency with Bulgarian лев ‎(lev).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

leu m (plural lei)

  1. lion
  2. leu (the Romanian unit of currency)

Declension[edit]

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romanian leu ‎(lion)

Noun[edit]

leu m ‎(nominative plural lei)

  1. leu (currency of Romania)

Usage notes[edit]

This noun can also be undeclined.

External links[edit]

  • leu in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

leu m ‎(plural lei)

  1. leu

Walloon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lupus.

Noun[edit]

leu m ‎(plural leus)

  1. wolf

References[edit]

  • Leu” in Laurent Remacle, Dictionnaire wallon-français (1852).
  • Leu” in Joseph Hubert, Dictionnaire wallon-liégeois et français (1853).