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Glossary of Latin Vocabulary Words: lectio - martyr-yris

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liquidus
limpid, liquid.
lemiscus
a ribbon.
liceo
to be valued at, be for sale.
lepidus
charming, witty, pleasant, elegant.
lectulus
a small bed, cot.
legumen
a bean, pea, legume.
lector
reader.
lectio
selection, picking out / reading, perusal.
lego vela
to furl sails.
legens
(-entis) a reader.
legatarius
legatee.
lectus
bed, couch.
legatus
ambassador, messenger.
legatio
office of legate / office of ambassador, embassy commander.
lego
to gather, choose, collect, pass through, read.
legio
a selection / chosen body / legion.
legifer
lawgiving.
legitiums
lawful, licit, right, proper, legitimate.
Marceniense
Marchiennes,.
Leodie
Liege.
lemma
theme, title, epigram.
leno
procurer, go-between.
leniter
gently.
lenio
to mitigate, relieve, make better.
lenimentus
alleviation, impreovement, mitigation.
lemures
(pl. only) ghosts, phantoms.
lenitas lenitudo
smoothness, gentleness, mildness.
lenis
gentle.
lenitas
mildness.
mara
marl [an earth rich in CaC, added to lime-deficient soils].
leo
lion.
lento
to bend.
lenocinium
enticement, allurement.
lentitudo
slowness, sluggishness / apathy.
lenocinor
to pander, flatter, make up to /to promote, advance.
lentesco
to become soft, flexible, sticky /to weaken, slacken.
lente
slowly, calmly, cooly, deliberately.
manus manus
hand, band, handwriting.
lepide
charminly, wittily, elegantly, pleasantly.
lentus
lethargic, inactive /slow, lingering.
lentulus
rather slow, a little slow.
mansurus
that which will endure, abide.
mansuetus
mild, soft, gentle.
liquor
fluid.
Marcieniensis
Marchiennes.
Leodium
Liege.
martyr-yris
martyr.
mare maris
sea.
maro
to apply marl to the soil.
maritus
husband.
marmoreus
like marble.
licentio
to authorize, permit, dismiss.
lepor lepos
charm, wit, elegance.
lex
law.
letum
death, ruin, annihilation.
leto
to kill, slay.
letifer
death-dealing.
lepus
hare, rabbit.
letanie
litany.
lepor
to charm.
Lesciense, monastery of
Liessies.
lethargus
drowsiness, apathy, sleepiness, coma.
letaliter
mortally, fatally.
letalis
mortal, deadly, fatal.
levo
to raise, lift up /relieve, ease /diminish, weaken, impair.
licentia
license, leave, authorization /freedom, liberty /licentiousness.
leviculus
empty-headed, vain, silly.
liberaliter
courteously, generously, honorably.
levatio
alleviation, mitigation, solace.
levamentum
comfort, easing, alleviation, consolation.
levamen
alleviation, mitigation, solace, refreshment.
levis
rapid, swift /unimpotant /fickle, inconstant /unstable.
levidensis
thin, slight, poor.
leviter
lightly, softly, slightly.
levitas
lightness, levity /fickleness, inconstancy /groundlesness.
liberalis
courteous, generous, gentlemanly.
liber libri
book.
lex legis
law, statute /covenant, agreement.
libatio
libation.
libenter
willingly, with pleasure.
libens
with good will.
libellus
little book.
liber libera, liberum
free, independent, unrestricted.
liber
child, offspring.
libertas
freedom, liberty, independence / frankness, candor.
licens
unimpeded, free, unrestrained, unchecked.
libero
to lift (an obstacle), raise.
mansuesco
to grow mild.
liberatio
release, liberation, aquittal, setting free.
libere
freely, openly, frankly.
libet
to be pleasing, agreeable.
libro
to launch, ponder.
libra
scales.
libido
whim, caprice, violent desire, passionate longing.
libramen
poise, balance.
liceor
to offer a price, to offer to buy, bid, proffer, tender.
linteum
linnen, napkin.
maleficus
wicked, accursed, evil.
mala
jaw.
lunatus
crescent-shaped.
loquacitas
eloquence.
lucrosus
profitable, gainful.
licet
granted that, although / it is allowed, one may or can.
limes
border, frontier.
linquo
to forsake.
limbus
band, girdle.
licitus
permitted, allowed.
licito
to sell.
ligamen
string, thread.
lima
file, polishing, revision.
ligo
to bind, tie.
ligatio
imprisonment, bondage, captivity, servitude.
lignator
wood-cutter.
lignarius
carpenter.
lino
to smear, befoul, dirty.
linio
to besmear.
limus
mud.
limito
bound.
lingua
language, tongue, speech.
mando
to commit, entrust, order, command.
magnificabiliter
splendidly, greatly, terrifically.
longe
far.
litigiosus
contentious.
macilentus
lean, thin, skinny.
mansuetudo
mildness.
litigatio
dispute.
magnificentia
magnificence, splendor, eminence, magnanimity.
litigo
to quarrel, dispute.
lito
to propitiate.
longaminus
patient.
loci
(pl.) passages in literary works.
litis
dispute, contention, fight, battle, fracas.
littera
letter (of the alphabet).
livor
black and blue mark, malice, chastisement/punishment, bruises.
litterae
(pl.) letter, epistle, missive, note /literature.
loginquitas
distance, remoteness, isolation.
locuples
opulent.
loco
to assign, allot, grant, hire.
locus
place, location, situation, spot. [monastery].
locupleto
to enrich, make wealthy.
locupletatus
enriched, endowed.
macies
thiness, gauntness /poverty barrenness.
luctisonus
sad-sounding, mournful, baleful.
loricatus
wearing armor, armored.
lorica
hauberk [a coat of chain mail], a knight's service.
longitudo
length.
longinquus
remote, prolonged.
longe lateque
far and wide.
longus
long.
lucrum
gain, profit.
lubricus
oily, slippery, slick.
lorum
thong.
lucinaria
lamp.
lucror
to gain, profit, win.
lucidus
-a-um, shining, bright, clear.
lucerna
lamp.
macer
thin, lean.
luminarium
light, lamp.
ludicer
playful, means arbitrary, capricious.
lucus
thicket.
luctus
lamentation, mourning, grief.
luctuosa
feeling sorrowful.
luculenta
splendid.
lumen
light, lamp, lantern /light of day.
lues
plague, pestilence, calamity.
ludus
game, sport, school.
ludicrum
game.
lugeo
to mourn, be in mourning, grieve/(tans,) to lament, bewail.
lugubris
mournful.
lugo
mourn.
macellarius
butcher, slaughter-house.
luo
to undergo.
luna
moon.
luminosus
bright.
luxus
debauchery, extravagance.
Lutosensis
Leuze.
lustro
to survey, encircle.
lupus
wolf.
lutosus
miry.
luxuria
luxury, extravagance, opulence.
lux lucis
light.
madesco
to get wet.
magister
master, canon / master of a school, professor.
macto
to magnify, glorify, honor /slay, fight, punish, afflict.
mactabilis
deadly, lethal.
magalia
little tents.
macresco
to become lean, skinny, thin.
maeror meror
mourning, grief, sorrow.
macero
to soften, weaken, reduce, torment.
maculo
to stain, blemish, defile, pollute.
macula
stain, mark, spot/ blemish, fault, flaw.
mador maero
to grieve, sorrow.
maculosus
spotted, speckled, poluted.
madidus
wet, moist, soaked, boiled, soft, drunk, dyed, steeped.
madide
drunkenly.
magis
more, to a greater extent, rather, for preference.
mano
to flow.
magnificus
eminent, splendid, magnificent.
magnopere magnus opere
very, very much.
magnus maior maximus
large, great, important.
magnifico
to extol.
maiestas
majesty, dignity, greatness.
manipulus
maniple.
magus
magical.
malo
to choose, prefer.
major domus
""Mayor of the Palace,"" chief steward.
Malmundarium
Malmedy.
male
wickedly, with evil intent.
maiores
(pl.) ancestors.
Malbodiensis
Maubeuge.
majores
elders.
majores natu
elders.
maligo
to do/contrive evil.
malefidus
faithless.
maledictio
curse, abuse.
maligno
to contrive/do maliciously.
malens
preferring.
malignitas
wickedness.
malevolens
malevolent, spiteful person.
manifesto
to make public.
malus peior pessimus
bad, wicked, evil.
mandatum
order, decree, mandate, instruction.
malum
evil, misfortune, misdeed, crime, injury, damage.
mancipium
slave.
mancipo
to transfer, alienate, seize, catch, give up.
manentia
permanency.
maneo
to remain, stay, stay the night, last, endure, abide by.
mane
morning, early in the morning, early.

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