See also lạc, lać, and -lac

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Etymology 1[edit | edit source]

Portuguese laca < Persian لاک (lāk) < Template:Hi[[Category:Template:Hi derivations|Lac]] [[लाख#Template:Hi|लाख]] (lākh) < Sanskrit लाक्षा (lākṣā).

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Lac

Plural
-

Lac (-)

  1. A resinous substance produced mainly on the banyan tree by the female of Coccus lacca, a scale-shaped insect.
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Etymology 2[edit | edit source]

From Urdu لاکھ; Hindustani लाख (lākh); Sanskrit लक्षं (lakṣaṇ)

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lac

  1. One hundred thousand (commonly used in Pakistan and India).
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French[edit | edit source]

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From Latin lacus (lake). Compare Aragonese laco, Catalan llac, Esperanto lago, Italian lago, Maltese lag, Portuguese lago, Romanian lac, Sardinian lagu, Spanish lago.

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Lac m. (plural Lacs)

  1. lake

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Latin[edit | edit source]

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lac (genitive lactis); n, third declension

  1. milk
    Cum lacte nutricis. — With the nurse's milk.
  2. for something sweet, pleasant
    In melle sunt linguae sitae nostrae atque orationes, lacteque; corda felle sunt lita.
    Ut mentes ... satiari velut quodam jucundioris disciplinae lacte patiantur.
  3. milky juice
    Lac herbae.Milk of plants.
    cum lacte veneni. — with poisonous milk.
    Tenero dum lacte, quod intro est.
  4. (poetic) milk-white color
    • Candidus taurus ... una fuit labes; cetera lactis erant, Ov. A. A. 1, 290 .

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Old English[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Proto-Germanic *laikom from *laiko- ‘play’. Cognates include Old Norse leikr ( > Template:Dan leg (game)), Gothic 𐌻𐌰𐌹𐌺𐍃 (laiks), dance).

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lāc n, f

  1. play, sport
  2. battle, strife
  3. gift, offering, sacrifice, booty; message
    • Hie drihtne lac begen brohton.
      They both brought an offering to the Lord.

Declension 1 (neut.)[edit | edit source]

Singular Plural
nominative lāc lāc
accusative lāc lāc
genitive lāces lāca
dative lāce lācum

Declension 2 (fem.)[edit | edit source]

Singular Plural
nominative lāc lāca
accusative lāce lāca
genitive lāce lāca
dative lāce lācum

Romanian[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

From Latin lacus (lake). Compare Aragonese laco, Catalan llac, Esperanto lago, French lac, Italian lago, Maltese lag, Portuguese lago, Sardinian lagu, Spanish lago.

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Lac n. (plural lacuri)

  1. lake

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