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There's night and day, brother, both sweet things; sun, moon, and stars, brother, all sweet things; there's likewise a wind on the heath. Life is very sweet, brother; who would wish to die?
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See also lës, and Les

English

Alternative spellings

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
les

Plural
leses

les (leses)
  1. (slang, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Short form of lesbian.

Adjective

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Positive
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  1. (slang, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Short form of lesbian.

Asturian

Article

les f. pl. (masculine sg el, feminine sg la, neuter sg lo, masculine plural los)

  1. (definite) the

Catalan

Article

les (singular la, masucline el)

  1. the (definite article, plural of la)

Pronoun

les (singular la)

  1. Accusative feminine plural pronoun before verb.

Czech

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *lěsъ.

Pronunciation

Noun

les m.

  1. forest

Declension

Related terms


Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

les f. (article de, plural lessen)

  1. course, lesson

Derived terms


French

Pronunciation

Article

les

  1. Plural of le; the
  2. Plural of la; the

Pronoun

les

  1. Plural of le; them
  2. Plural of la; them

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈlɛʃ/

Verb

les

  1. spy

Icelandic

Verb

les

  1. the first person singular form (I read) of lesa (to read)
    Ég les mikið af þýskum bókum.
    I read a lot of German books.
  2. the third person singular form (he/it/she reads) of lesa (to read)
    Pálmi les alltaf sömu söguna, þótt hann eigi margar bækur.
    Pálmi always reads the same story, even though he has many books.

Rohingya

Etymology

From Bengali.

Noun

les

  1. tail

Slovak

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *lěsъ.

Noun

les m. (plural lesy, stem les, genitive singular lesa)

  1. forest

Declension

Declension pattern dub


Slovene

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Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *lěsъ.

Noun

les m.

  1. wood (substance, timber)


This Slovene entry was created from the translations listed at wood. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see les in the Slovene Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008


Spanish

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:es:Template:lang:la derivations]] ille.

Pronoun

les

  1. Dative form of ellos.; to them
  2. Dative form of ustedes.; for them
  3. Dative form of los.; to you guys
  4. Dative form of las.; for you guys

See also

First person:

Second person:

Third person:

Demonstrative:

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