lemÌc. Lemizh grammar and dictionary

Lemizh / English dictionary

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to make flowers (small, herbaceous flowering plants)

Usage notes

lèb. ‘one producing flowers’ and lìb. ‘one turned into a flower’ are popular pet names for girls because of the phonetical similarity with lèwb., lìwb. ‘girlfriend’.


NLem leb‑a
LMLem lèb‑ar
MLem leeb‑ar ‘flower(ing plant)’
OLem lēb‑ ‘fascinate, charm’
PLem *lewb‑ ‘confuse’, Narten present of
PIE *leu̯bʰ‑ ‘love; infatuate, confuse’

doublet of làwb.


Eng love, Lat libet ‘it is pleasing’