liga

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See also: Liga, ligá, ligą, and Līga

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

liga f

  1. league (organization of sports teams)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • liga in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • liga in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Central-Pacific *liŋa, variant of *lima, from Proto-Oceanic *lima, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lima, from Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Noun[edit]

liga

  1. hand

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin liga.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈliɡɒ]
  • Hyphenation: li‧ga
  • Rhymes: -ɡɒ

Noun[edit]

liga (plural ligák)

  1. league

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative liga ligák
accusative ligát ligákat
dative ligának ligáknak
instrumental ligával ligákkal
causal-final ligáért ligákért
translative ligává ligákká
terminative ligáig ligákig
essive-formal ligaként ligákként
essive-modal
inessive ligában ligákban
superessive ligán ligákon
adessive ligánál ligáknál
illative ligába ligákba
sublative ligára ligákra
allative ligához ligákhoz
elative ligából ligákból
delative ligáról ligákról
ablative ligától ligáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
ligáé ligáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
ligáéi ligákéi
Possessive forms of liga
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. ligám ligáim
2nd person sing. ligád ligáid
3rd person sing. ligája ligái
1st person plural ligánk ligáink
2nd person plural ligátok ligáitok
3rd person plural ligájuk ligáik

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (’A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN

Further reading[edit]

  • liga in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch liga, from Italian lega, from the verb legare, from Latin ligō (I tie).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈliɡa]
  • Hyphenation: li‧ga

Noun[edit]

liga (plural liga-liga, first-person possessive ligaku, second-person possessive ligamu, third-person possessive liganya)

  1. league
    Synonyms: perserikatan, persekutuan

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Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Finnish lika.

Noun[edit]

liga

  1. mud

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ligā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of ligō

References[edit]

  • liga in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • liga in Ramminger, Johann, Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016, retrieved 16 July 2016

Latvian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

liga f (4th declension)

  1. disease

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Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ligà f (plural ligos) stress pattern 4

  1. illness

Declension[edit]


Phuthi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-dɪ́nga (search for, watch for, desire).

Verb[edit]

-líga

  1. to try, to tempt

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlʲi.ɡa/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

liga f

  1. league (a group or association of cooperating members)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • liga in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • liga in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From ligar (to unite; to bind), from Latin ligāre, present active infinitive of ligō (I bind), from Proto-Indo-European *leyǵ- (to bind).

Noun[edit]

liga f (plural ligas)

  1. alloy (metal combined of more elements)
    Hyponyms: aço, amálgama, bronze, ferro fundido, latão
  2. league; group; association
    Synonyms: aliança, associação, coligação, confederação, facção, grupo, pacto, partido, união
  3. league (organization of sports teams which play against one another for a championship)
    Synonym: confederação
  4. (uncountable) connection (act of connecting)
    Synonyms: conexão, ligação, ligamento
    Antonyms: desconexão, desligamento
  5. garter (band worn around the leg to hold up a sock or stocking)
    Synonym: jarreteira
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

liga

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of ligar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of ligar

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, Italian lega.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lǐːɡa/
  • Hyphenation: li‧ga

Noun[edit]

líga f (Cyrillic spelling ли́га)

  1. league (politics, sports, general)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • liga” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

líga f

  1. league (organization of sports teams)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. líga
gen. sing. líge
singular dual plural
nominative líga lígi líge
accusative lígo lígi líge
genitive líge líg líg
dative lígi lígama lígam
locative lígi lígah lígah
instrumental lígo lígama lígami

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈliɡa/, [ˈli.ɣ̞a]

Etymology 1[edit]

From ligar.

Noun[edit]

liga f (plural ligas)

  1. (politics, general) league
  2. band; suspender (UK), garter (US)
  3. (metallurgy) alloy, mixture
  4. mistletoe
    Synonym: muérdago
  5. elastic band
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

liga

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of ligar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of ligar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of ligar.

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

liga c

  1. a league, a gang

Declension[edit]

Declension of liga 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative liga ligan ligor ligorna
Genitive ligas ligans ligors ligornas

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