AskDefine | Define lek

Dictionary Definition

lek n : the basic unit of money in Albania

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English

Alternative spellings

Etymology

From

Pronunciation

  • /lɛk/

Noun

  1. An aggregation of male animals for the purposes of courtship and display.
  2. The currency unit of Albania, divided into 100 qindarka.

Verb

  1. to play
    t’lads are lekkin in t’park.
  2. courtship and display behaviour in a lek.

Usage notes

The Yorkshire dialect word is rarely written & is pronounced differently in the different Ridings of Yorkshire.

Albanian

Noun

lek g Albanian
  1. the local currency unit

Dutch

Verb form

lek
  1. first person singular present tense of lekken
  2. imperative form of lekken

Polish

Noun

lek

Slovene

Noun

lek

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

lek
  1. child's play; typically denotes pleasurable and less rule-bound games and activities
  2. deck of cards

Verb

lek
  1. imperative of leka

Thai

Adjective

lek

Usage notes

  • Also used as nickname for people and dogs (the little one).

Tok Pisin

Etymology

From English leg.

Noun

lek

Extensive Definition

Lek may mean:
lek in German: Lek
lek in Spanish: Lek
lek in French: Lek
lek in Italian: LEK
lek in Dutch: Lek
lek in Norwegian: Lek (andre betydninger)
lek in Swedish: Lek (olika betydelser)
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