See also -leg, and leg-

English[edit | edit source]

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Legs.

Etymology[edit | edit source]

From Old Norse leggr (Swedish lägg, Icelandic leggur, Norwegian legg).

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Noun[edit | edit source]

Singular
Leg

Plural
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Leg ({{{1}}})

  1. The lower limb of a human being or animal that extends from the groin to the ankle.
  2. (anatomy) The portion of the lower appendage of a human that extends from the knee to the ankle.
  3. A part of garment, such as a pair of trousers/pants, that covers a leg.
  4. A stage of a journey.
  5. Template:Nautical A distance that a sailing vessel does without changing the sails from one side to the other.
  6. Template:Nautical One side of a multiple-sided (often triangular) course in a sailing race.
  7. A single game or match played in a tournament or other sporting contest.
  8. One of the two sides of a right triangle that is not the hypotenuse.
  9. A rod-like protrusion from an inanimate object, supporting it from underneath.

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Verb[edit | edit source]

Infinitive
to Leg

Third person singular
leg

Simple past
ing

Past participle
-

Present participle
g

to Leg (third-person singular simple present leg, present participle g, simple past and past participle ing)

  1. To put a series of three or more options strikes into the stock market.
  2. To remove the legs from an animal carcass.
  3. To build legs onto a platform or stage for support.

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Danish[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

From Old Norse leikr.

Pronunciation[edit | edit source]

  • IPA: /lɑj/, [lɑjˀ]
  • Homophones: lej

Noun[edit | edit source]

Leg c. (singular definite Legen, plural indefinite Lege)

  1. play, game
  2. (zoology) spawning (fish)

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Dutch[edit | edit source]

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Leg

  1. The first-person singular present indicative of leggen.
  2. The imperative of leggen.

German[edit | edit source]

Verb[edit | edit source]

leg(e)

  1. (first-person singular indicative present tense of legen) lay, put

Icelandic[edit | edit source]

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Noun[edit | edit source]

Template:Is-noun

  1. uterus

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Romanian[edit | edit source]

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leg

  1. Template:Ro-form-verb
  2. Template:Ro-form-verb

Swedish[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

leg (also legg) n.

  1. (slang) Short form of legitimation: any kind of ID card.

Torres Strait Creole[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

From English leg.

Noun[edit | edit source]

leg

  1. lower leg, foot

Synonyms[edit | edit source]

  • ngar (western dialect)

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