lis

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *lintˢto, from Proto-Indo-European *lenteh₂ (compare English linden, Lithuanian lentà ‎(board)).[1] Related to lëndë ‎(material, substance) (compare vis to vend). Alternatively from Serbo-Croatian lȉjes ‎(forest, wood(s)), from Proto-Slavic *lě̑sъ.[2]

Noun[edit]

lis m (indefinite plural lisa, definite singular lisi)

  1. English oak (Quercus robur)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *leitšja, from Proto-Indo-European *ley- ‎(to pour). Cognate with Latin libare ‎(to pour, to libate), Old Church Slavonic лити ‎(liti, to pour), Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐌹𐌸𐌿 ‎(leiþu, fruit wine).

Verb[edit]

lis ‎(first-person singular past tense lysa, participle lysur)

  1. to pour
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Paul Friedrich, "Linden: *lenteh₂", in Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture (London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1997), 253.
  2. ^ Vladimir Orel, Albanian Etymological Dictionary, s.v. "lis" (Leiden: Brill, 1999), 229.

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

lis m

  1. press, machine press

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French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lis m ‎(plural lis)

  1. lily

Verb[edit]

lis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lire
  2. second-person singular present indicative of lire
  3. second-person singular present imperative of lire

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Friulian[edit]

Friulian Definite Articles
singular plural
masculine il
l'
i
feminine  la
l'
lis

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin illas, from accusative of Latin illae.

Article[edit]

lis f pl ‎(singular la)

  1. the

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Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French liste ‎(list).

Noun[edit]

lis

  1. list

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Latin stlīs, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *sterh₃- (which see for cognates).

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Noun[edit]

līs f ‎(genitive lītis); third declension

  1. lawsuit, action
  2. contention, strife, quarrel

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative līs lītēs
genitive lītis lītum
dative lītī lītibus
accusative lītem lītēs
ablative līte lītibus
vocative līs lītēs

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References[edit]

  • lis” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Lithuanian[edit]

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lìs

  1. third-person singular future tense of lyti.
  2. third-person plural future tense of lyti.

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Rafsi[edit]

lis

  1. rafsi of lisri.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lisъ.

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lis m anim ‎(diminutive lisek, feminine lisica)

  1. fox

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lis f ‎(plural lises)

  1. Synonym of lirio.
  2. Synonym of flor de lis.