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Lego
See also: Lego, LEGO, legó, legò, le?o, and -lego

English

Noun

lego (countable and uncountable, plural legos)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Lego

Anagrams


Finnish

Alternative forms

Etymology

< Danish LEGO

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /'le(:)?o/, ['le?(:)?o?]
  • Rhymes: -e?o
  • Syllabification: le?go

Noun

lego

  1. Lego, lego, Lego brick (type of plastic toy brick)

Declension

Inflection of lego (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative lego legot
genitive legon legojen
partitive legoa legoja
illative legoon legoihin
singular plural
nominative lego legot
accusative nom. lego legot
gen. legon
genitive legon legojen
partitive legoa legoja
inessive legossa legoissa
elative legosta legoista
illative legoon legoihin
adessive legolla legoilla
ablative legolta legoilta
allative legolle legoille
essive legona legoina
translative legoksi legoiksi
instructive legoin
abessive legotta legoitta
comitative legoineen
Possessive forms of lego (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person legoni legomme
2nd person legosi legonne
3rd person legonsa

Derived terms


Ido

Etymology

Borrowed from Esperanto le?oFrench loiItalian leggeSpanish ley.

Pronunciation

Noun

lego (plural legi)

  1. law

Derived terms


Italian

Verb

lego

  1. first-person singular present indicative of legare

Anagrams


Latin

Etymology 1

From Proto-Italic *leg?, from Proto-Indo-European *le?-. Cognates include Ancient Greek ? (lég?, "I speak, I choose, I mean") and Albanian mbledh.

Pronunciation

Verb

leg? (present infinitive legere, perfect active l?g?, supine l?ctum); third conjugation

  1. I choose, select, appoint
    • 27 BCE - 25 BCE, Titus Livius, Ab urbe condita libri 26.1:
      [...] dum ne quem militem legeret ex eo numero quibus senatus missionem reditumque in patriam negasset ante belli finem.
      [...] provided he did not choose any soldier from those to whom the Senate had refused discharge and a return home before the end of the war
  2. I collect, gather, bring together
  3. I read
    Lingua Graeca est; potest n?n leg?. - It's Greek, it cannot be read.
  4. (Medieval Latin) I teach, profess
Conjugation
   Conjugation of leg? (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present leg? legis legit legimus legitis legunt
imperfect leg?bam leg?b?s leg?bat leg?b?mus leg?b?tis leg?bant
future legam leg?s leget leg?mus leg?tis legent
perfect l?g? l?gist? l?git l?gimus l?gistis l?g?runt, l?g?re
pluperfect l?geram l?ger?s l?gerat l?ger?mus l?ger?tis l?gerant
future perfect l?ger? l?geris l?gerit l?gerimus l?geritis l?gerint
passive present legor legeris, legere legitur legimur legimin? leguntur
imperfect leg?bar leg?b?ris, leg?b?re leg?b?tur leg?b?mur leg?b?min? leg?bantur
future legar leg?ris, leg?re leg?tur leg?mur leg?min? legentur
perfect l?ctus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect l?ctus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect l?ctus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present legam leg?s legat leg?mus leg?tis legant
imperfect legerem leger?s legeret leger?mus leger?tis legerent
perfect l?gerim l?ger?s l?gerit l?ger?mus l?ger?tis l?gerint
pluperfect l?gissem l?giss?s l?gisset l?giss?mus l?giss?tis l?gissent
passive present legar leg?ris, leg?re leg?tur leg?mur leg?min? legantur
imperfect legerer leger?ris, leger?re leger?tur leger?mur leger?min? legerentur
perfect l?ctus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect l?ctus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lege legite
future legit? legit? legit?te legunt?
passive present legere legimin?
future legitor legitor leguntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives legere l?gisse l?ct?rum esse leg? l?ctum esse l?ctum ?r?
participles leg?ns l?ct?rus l?ctus legendus, legundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
legend? legend? legendum legend? l?ctum l?ct?
Derived terms
Descendants

Etymology 2

From l?x ("a formal motion for a law").

Pronunciation

Verb

l?g? (present infinitive l?g?re, perfect active l?g?v?, supine l?g?tum); first conjugation

  1. I dispatch, send as ambassador
  2. I deputize
Conjugation
   Conjugation of l?g? (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present l?g? l?g?s l?gat l?g?mus l?g?tis l?gant
imperfect l?g?bam l?g?b?s l?g?bat l?g?b?mus l?g?b?tis l?g?bant
future l?g?b? l?g?bis l?g?bit l?g?bimus l?g?bitis l?g?bunt
perfect l?g?v? l?g?vist? l?g?vit l?g?vimus l?g?vistis l?g?v?runt, l?g?v?re
pluperfect l?g?veram l?g?ver?s l?g?verat l?g?ver?mus l?g?ver?tis l?g?verant
future perfect l?g?ver? l?g?veris l?g?verit l?g?verimus l?g?veritis l?g?verint
passive present l?gor l?g?ris, l?g?re l?g?tur l?g?mur l?g?min? l?gantur
imperfect l?g?bar l?g?b?ris, l?g?b?re l?g?b?tur l?g?b?mur l?g?b?min? l?g?bantur
future l?g?bor l?g?beris, l?g?bere l?g?bitur l?g?bimur l?g?bimin? l?g?buntur
perfect l?g?tus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect l?g?tus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect l?g?tus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present l?gem l?g?s l?get l?g?mus l?g?tis l?gent
imperfect l?g?rem l?g?r?s l?g?ret l?g?r?mus l?g?r?tis l?g?rent
perfect l?g?verim l?g?ver?s l?g?verit l?g?ver?mus l?g?ver?tis l?g?verint
pluperfect l?g?vissem l?g?viss?s l?g?visset l?g?viss?mus l?g?viss?tis l?g?vissent
passive present l?ger l?g?ris, l?g?re l?g?tur l?g?mur l?g?min? l?gentur
imperfect l?g?rer l?g?r?ris, l?g?r?re l?g?r?tur l?g?r?mur l?g?r?min? l?g?rentur
perfect l?g?tus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect l?g?tus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present l?g? l?g?te
future l?g?t? l?g?t? l?g?t?te l?gant?
passive present l?g?re l?g?min?
future l?g?tor l?g?tor l?gantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives l?g?re l?g?visse l?g?t?rum esse l?g?r? l?g?tum esse l?g?tum ?r?
participles l?g?ns l?g?t?rus l?g?tus l?gandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
l?gand? l?gand? l?gandum l?gand? l?g?tum l?g?t?
Derived terms
Related terms

Descendants

References

  • lego in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • lego in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • lego in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to read Plato: Platonem legere, lectitare
    • to study Plato: Platonem legere et cognoscere
    • the reader: legentes, ii qui legunt
    • to leave money to a person in one's will: pecuniam alicui legare
    • a dictator appoints a magister equitum: dictator dicit (legit) magistrum equitum
    • to elect to the senate: in senatum legere, eligere
    • to levy recruits to fill up the strength: supplementum cogere, scribere, legere
    • to hug the coast: oram legere (Liv. 21. 51)
    • (ambiguous) this is our natural tendency, our destiny; nature compels us: ita (ea lege, ea condicione) nati sumus
    • (ambiguous) the rules of speech, grammar: leges dicendi
    • (ambiguous) to hold by the letter (of the law): verba ac litteras or scriptum (legis) sequi (opp. sententia the spirit)
    • (ambiguous) the constitution: instituta et leges
    • (ambiguous) to give the state a constitution: civitati leges, iudicia, iura describere
    • (ambiguous) to bring a bill before the notice of the people: legem, rogationem promulgare (Liv. 33. 46)
    • (ambiguous) to propose a law in the popular assembly: legem ferre or simply ferre ad populum, ut...
    • (ambiguous) to support a bill (before the people): legem suadere (opp. dissuadere)
    • (ambiguous) to support a bill (before the people): pro lege dicere
    • (ambiguous) to formally propose a law to the people: legem rogare or rogare populum (cf. sect. XVI. 4, note Aulus Gellius...)
    • (ambiguous) to carry a law (said of the magistrate): legem perferre (Liv. 33. 46)
    • (ambiguous) to reject a bill: legem antiquare (opp. accipere, iubere)
    • (ambiguous) to vote for a law: legem sciscere (Planc. 14. 35)
    • (ambiguous) to ratify a law (used of the people): legem iubere
    • (ambiguous) to let a bill become law (of the people and senate): legem sancire
    • (ambiguous) Solo ordained by law that..: Solo lege sanxit, ut or ne
    • (ambiguous) to replace an old law by a new: legem abrogare (Att. 3. 23. 2)
    • (ambiguous) to abolish a law: legem tollere (Leg. 2. 12. 31)
    • (ambiguous) to protest against a law (used of the veto, intercessio, of plebeian tribunes): legi intercedere
    • (ambiguous) to bring a law before the notice of the people: legem proponere in publicum
    • (ambiguous) to engrave a law upon a brazen tablet: legem in aes inc?dere
    • (ambiguous) to declare a law valid: legem ratam esse iubere
    • (ambiguous) to transgress a law: a lege discedere
    • (ambiguous) the law says..: in lege scriptum est, or simply est
    • (ambiguous) the spirit of the law: sententia or voluntas legis
    • (ambiguous) to make laws (of a legislator): leges scribere, facere, condere, constituere (not dare)
    • (ambiguous) a legislator: qui leges scribit (not legum lator)
    • (ambiguous) to swear obedience to a law: in legem iurare (Sest. 16. 37)
    • (ambiguous) to be bound by a law: lege teneri
    • (ambiguous) on condition of..: ea lege, ut
    • (ambiguous) a thing is illegal: aliquid contra legem est
    • (ambiguous) to upset the whole constitution: omnes leges confundere
    • (ambiguous) lawlessness; anarchy: leges nullae
    • (ambiguous) to go to law with a person: (ex) iure, lege agere cum aliquo
    • (ambiguous) to be condemned under the Lex Plautia: lege Plautia damnari (Sall. Cat. 31. 4)

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /'l?./
  • (file)

Noun

lego

  1. vocative singular of lega

Portuguese

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Danish Lego.

Alternative forms

Noun

lego m (plural legos)

  1. Lego (small, coloured plastic toy bricks made by the Lego Company)
  2. (trademark generalisation) any similar brick toy
  3. (figuratively) things that can be assembled together to form a larger thing

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

lego

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of legar

Spanish

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Latin laicus.

Adjective

lego (feminine singular lega, masculine plural legos, feminine plural legas)

  1. ignorant, lay

Noun

lego m (plural legos, feminine lega, feminine plural legas)

  1. layman

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

lego

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of legar.

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

lego ?

  1. Lego

Declension

Declension of lego 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative lego legot
Genitive legos legots

Anagrams


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