lige

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

lige (third-person singular simple present liges, present participle liging, simple past and past participle liged)

  1. (obsolete) To lie; to tell lies.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for lige in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lige

  1. singular definite of lig
  2. plural indefinite of lig
  3. plural definite of lig

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lige (plural liges)

  1. liege

Further reading[edit]


Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lige

  1. present subjunctive analytic of lig

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Disputed; thought to be of Germanic origin. See English liege.

Noun[edit]

lige m (oblique plural liges, nominative singular liges, nominative plural lige)

  1. liege; liegeman; vassal

Descendants[edit]

  • English: liege (borrowed)

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *legyom, from Proto-Indo-European *legʰ- (to lie (down)).

Noun[edit]

lige n

  1. verbal noun of laigid
  2. lying down, reclining, sleeping
  3. (of the sun) setting
  4. (of birds) perching
  5. bed, couch
  6. (of dogs) kennel, lair
  7. (figuratively) grave
Inflection[edit]
Neuter io-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lige f

  1. verbal noun of ligid
  2. licking
Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lige

  1. dative singular of lig