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leówe

  • noun [ feminine ]
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Grammar
leówe, an; f.
A league, a mile
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  • Leóuue

    miliarium,

      Ælfc. Gl. 57; Som. 67, 81; Wrt. Voc. 38, 7.
Etymology
['Lat. leuca, leuga a Gallic mile of 1500 Roman paces; a word of Celtic origin.' Skt. Etym. Dict. under league.]
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  • leówe, n.