lysu

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *lasiwą, *lasiwaz, *laskaz (weakness, vice; weak, false), from Proto-Indo-European *las- (weak). Akin to Old English lyswen (corrupt, purulent), Old English lēas (false, lax), Old Norse lasinn (limpy, weak), Old Norse las in lasmeyr (wretched, frail).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lysu n

  1. an evil deed

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Adjective[edit]

lysu

  1. evil; base, corrupt
  2. false

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