lic

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See also: líc, lić, and -lic

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lic f

  1. (archaic, dialectal) Alternative form of leic: dative singular of leac

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

lic

  1. rafsi of litce.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

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Verb[edit]

lic

  1. second-person singular imperative of licyś

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *līką, from the root Proto-Indo-European *līg-. Cognate with the Old Saxon līk (Dutch lijk), Old High German līh (German Leiche), Old Norse lík (Swedish lik), Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐌹𐌺 (leik).

Cognate with Old English ġelīċ (alike, similar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

līċ n

  1. dead body, corpse
  2. (poetic) A (living) body, especially the torso.

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Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lic

  1. genitive plural of lico

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

lic f

  1. Dative of leac