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See also léger

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Leger n. (plural legers, diminutive legertje, diminutive plural legertjes)

  1. army, armed forces
    Het leger moet leger!
    The army must become emptier!

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leger

  1. Patrono:Nl-adj-form-of

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Leger

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

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From French léger

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Patrono:De-adj

  1. casual, informal
  2. (clothing) dressed down

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Leger

  1. to read

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lēger

  1. first-person singular present Patrono:Conjugation tag pass subjunctive of lēgō.

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From Germanic *legra-, from Indo-European *legh-. Cognate with Old Frisian leger, Old Saxon legar (Dutch leger ‘bed, camp, army’), Old High German legar (German Lager ‘camp’), Old Norse legr (Danish lejr, Swedish läger ‘bed’), Gothic 𐌻𐌹𐌲𐍂𐍃. The IE root is also the source of Ancient Greek λεκτρον, Latin lectus ‘bed’, Celtic *leg- (Old Irish lige, Irish luighe), Slavic *ležati (Russian лежать).

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  • IPA: /ˈlejer/

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leġer n.

  1. the state or action of lying, lying down, or lying ill
    On ðam sixtan dæge his legeres: on the sixth day of his illness.
  2. resting-place; couch, bed
  3. death-bed, grave
    On gehalgodan legere licgan: to be buried in a consecrated grave.

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nominative leġer leġru
accusative leġer leġru
genitive leġres leġra
dative leġre leġrum

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Latin legere

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leger

  1. to readaf:leger

de:leger el:leger es:leger fr:leger ko:leger id:leger it:leger ku:leger li:leger nl:leger no:leger pl:leger ru:leger fi:leger te:leger vi:leger

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