lippe

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

lippe

  1. plural of lip

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

lippe

  1. partitive plural of lipp

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French lippe, from Old French lipe, lepe (underlip), from Middle Dutch lippe (lip), from Old Dutch leppa (lip), from Proto-Germanic *lipjô (lip), from Proto-Indo-European *leb- (to droop, sag, slip). More at English lip.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lippe f (plural lippes)

  1. A lip, especially the lower one when it is large or protruded.

Derived terms[edit]

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

lippe f

  1. plural of lippa

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old English lippa, from Proto-Germanic *lipjô (lip), from Proto-Indo-European *leb- (to droop, sag, slip).

Noun[edit]

lippe (plural lippes)

  1. (anatomy) lip

Descendants[edit]

  • English: lip
  • Scots: lip

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

lippe f or m (definite singular lippa or lippen, indefinite plural lipper, definite plural lippene)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2005; superseded by leppe

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

lippe f (definite singular lippa, indefinite plural lipper or lippor, definite plural lippene or lippone)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by leppe