labefacio labefeci labefactum

to shake, loosen / impair.

labefacto

to weaken, disturb / shake violently.

labellum

a little lip / a small washing vessel.

labes labis

stain, blemish, disgrace, infamy / misfortune.

labia labium :lip (labiae

lips).

labiosus

having large lips.

labo

to totter, sink, begin to fall.

labor

hardship, fatigue, distress.

labor laboris

labor, work, toil

labor lapsus

to slip, glide, slide.

labores solis

eclipse of the sun.

laboriose

laboriously, with great effort

laboriosus

toilsome, laborious / (persons) industrious, toiling.

laboro

(intrans.) to work, toil, suffer, be afflicted, be troubled.

laboro

(trans.) work out, prepare, arrange, form, elaborate.

labrum

lip, edge, rim / bathing tub.

labrusca

wild grape vine.

labruscum

the wild grape.

lac lactis

milk.

lacer

torn, mangled, cut to pieces.

laceratio

a tearing, mangling.

lacero

to tear to pieces, mangle / squander money / slander someone.

lacerta

lizard.

lacertosus

muscular, powerful.

lacertus

the upper arm / strength.

lacesso

to harass, attack.

lacrima

tears / exudations from some plants.

lacrima Heliandum

amber.

lacrimabilis

lamentable, deplorable, woeful.

lacrimo

to weep, shed tears / exude, drip.

lacrimosus

tearful, mournful, shedding tears,

lactans

giving milk.

lactatio

enticement, come-on.

lacteus

milky, of milk, milk-white.

lacteus

of milk, milky, milk-white.

lacto

to allure, entice, wheedle.

lactuca

lettuce.

lacuna

missing letters, words, or phrases in a manuscript.

lacuna

a hole, empty space / pond, pool / deficiency, loss.

lacunar

panelled ceiling.

lacus

a hollow / lake, pool, pond, trough, tank, tub.

laedo ledo

strike, hit, hurt, damage, offend, annoy, violate.

laesio lesio

rhetorical attack / wounding.

laetabilis letabilis

joyous, glad.

laetans

rejoicing, joyous.

laetatio letatio

rejoicing, joy.

laetifico letifico

to fertilize / cheer, gladden, delight.

laetificus letificus

gladdening, joyous, spreading happiness.

laetitia letitia

fertility / richness, grace / joy, delight.

laeto leto

to cheer, gladden, make joyful.

laetor letor

to rejoice, be joyful.

laeve leve

left-handedly, awkwardly.

laevus levus

foolish, silly / unlucky, unpropitious.

laevus levus

the left hand, left side, left-handed.

laganum

a cake.

lama

bog, slough.

lambo

to lick / (of rivers) to wash.

lamenta (neut. pl)

weeping, wailing.

lamentabilis

lamentable, mournful.

lamentatio

weeping, wailing, lamenting.

lamentor

to weep, wail, lament / (trans.) to bewail.

lamia

witch, vampire.

lamnia lammina lamna

sheet of metal, coin, knife blade, nutshell.

lapsus

fall, fault, error, sliding, graduate movement.

laqueum

noose, halter, snare, trap.

laqueus

snare, trap, noose.

largior

lavish, bestow, grant, give abundantly.

lascivio

to run riot, play, be wanton.

lasesco

to become tired, grow weary.

latus -eris

sides, flank / lungs /

laudator

praiser.

laudo

to praise, extoll, commend / name, mention, cite, quote.

Laudunum

Laon.

laus

praise, glory, fame.

lebes

copper kettle, basin, cauldron.

lectica

litter, bier.

lector

reader.

lectus

bed.

legatarius

legatee.

legatus

deputy, ambassador, envoy,

legens legentis

a reader.

legio

legion

lego

to gather, choose, collect, pass through, read,

lemiscus

a ribbon.

lemma

theme, title, epigram.

lemures

(pl. only) ghosts, phantoms.

lenimentus

alleviation, improvement, mitigation.

lenio

to mitigate, relieve, make better.

lenis

smooth / gentle, kind, mild.

lenitas lenitudo

smoothness, gentleness, mildness.

leno

procurer, go-between.

lenocinium

enticement, allurement.

lenocinor

to pander, flatter, make up to / to promote, advance.

lens lentis

lentil.

lente

slowly, calmly, cooly, deliberately.

lentesco

to become soft, flexible, sticky / to weaken, slacken.

lentitudo

slowness, apathy, sluggishness.

lento

to bend.

lentulus

rather slow, a little slow.

lentus

lethargic, inactive / slow, lingering.

lentus

tough, resistant, tenacious / supple, pliant /

Leo

lion.

Leodie

Liege.

lepide

charmingly, wittily, elegantly, pleasantly.

lepidus

charming, witty, pleasant, elegant.

lepor lepos

charm, wit, elegance.

lepus

hare, rabbit.

Lesciense, monastery of

Liessies.

letalis

mortal, deadly, fatal.

letaliter

mortally, fatally.

letanie

litany

lethargus

drowsiness, apathy, sleepiness, coma.

letifer

deadly, mortal.

leto

to kill, slay.

letum

death, ruin, annihilation.

levamen

alleviation, mitigation, solace, refreshment.

levamentum

comfort, easing, alleviation, consolation.

levatio

alleviation, mitigation, solace.

leviculus

empty-headed, vain, silly.

levidensis

thin, slight, poor.

levis

rapid, swift / unimportant / fickle, inconstant / unstable.

levis

light, slight, trivial / beardless, bald / light-armed.

levitas

lightness, levity / fickleness, inconstancy / groundlessness.

leviter

lightly, softly, slightly.

levo

to smooth, polish.

levo

to raise, lift up / relieve, ease / diminish, weaken, impair.

lex legis

law, statute / covenant, agreement

libatio

libation.

libellus

little book.

libenter

willingly, with pleasure.

liber

child, offspring.

liber libera, liberum

free, independent, unrestricted.

liber libri

book.

liberalis

courteous, generous, gentlemanly.

liberalitas

courtesy, kindness, generousity / a grant.

liberaliter

courteously, generously, honorably.

liberatio

release, liberation, acquittal, setting free.

libere

freely, openly, frankly.

libero

to liberate, set free.

libero

to lift (an obstacle), raise.

libero

to set free, deliver, liberate, release / exempt

libertas

freedom, liberty, independence / frankness, candor.

libido

whim, caprice, violent desire, passionate longing.

licet

granted that, although / it is allowed, one may or can.

licet

(as conj.) granted that, although.

ligo

to bind, tie.

lima

file, polishing, revision.

limen, limina

threshold.

lingua

language, tongue, speech.

lino

to smear, befoul, dirty.

linteum

linen, napkin.

liquidus

fluid, flowing, liquid / clear, evident, certain.

litigo

to quarrel, dispute.

littera

letter (of the alphabet).

litterae

(pl.) letter, epistle, missive, note / literature.

loci

(pl.) passages in literary works.

loco

to place, put, position.

locupleto

to enrich, make wealthy.

locus

place, location, situation, spot.

loginquitas

distance, remoteness, isolation.

longe

far.

longe lateque

far and wide.

longus

long

loquax loquacis

talkative, loquacious, garrulous.

loquor locutus

to say, speak, tell.

loricatus

wearing armor, armored.

lubricus

oily, slippery, slick.

lucerna

lamp.

lucror

to gain, profit, win.

lucrosus

profitable, gainful.

lucrum

gain, profit.

luctisonus

sad-sounding, mournful, baleful.

luctus

lamentation, mourning, grief.

ludio ludius

actor, player

ludo lusi lusum

to play, sport / imitate, banter / delude, deceive.

ludus

game, sport, school.

lues

plague, pestilence, calamity.

lugeo

to mourn, be in mourning, grieve / (tans,) to lament, bewail.

luna

moon.

lupus

wolf.

Lutosensis

Leuze.

lux lucis

light.

luxuria

luxury, extravagance, opulence.