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English

Etymology

From Middle French lien, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] ligamen ‘bond’, from ligare ‘bind’.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /li:n/, /lɪən/
  • Homophones: lean

Noun

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Singular
lien

Plural
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lien ({{{1}}})
  1. (obsolete) A tendon.
  2. (law) A legal claim; a charge upon real or personal property for the satisfaction of some debt or duty.

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French

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] ligamen, from ligare ‘bind, tie’.

Pronunciation

Noun

lien m. (plural liens)

  1. link

Latin

Noun

lien m. (genitive: lienis)

  1. spleen

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