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labia {n} (folds of tissue at opening of vulva) :: skamlæber {c-p}
Labor Day {n} (holiday on May 1st) SEE: May Day ::
laborer {n} (One who uses body strength instead of intellectual power to earn a wage, usually hourly) :: arbejder {c}, arbejdsmand {c}, landarbejder {c}
labor-intensive {adj} (requiring a great deal of work) :: arbejdsintensiv, arbejdskraftintensiv
laborious {adj} (industrious) SEE: industrious ::
labor union {n} (labor union) SEE: trade union ::
labour {n} (work) :: arbejde {n}
Labrador {prop} (Dog breed) :: labrador
lace {n} (fabric) :: knipling {c}
lace {n} (cord for fastening a shoe or garment) :: snørrebånd {n} [for shoes]
lace {v} (fasten with laces) :: snørre {c}
lackey {n} (liveried male servant) :: lakaj {c}
lackey {n} (a fawning, servile follower) :: lakaj {c}
Laconia {prop} (region in the southern Peloponnese) :: Lakonien
laconic {adj} (using as few words as possible) :: lakonisk, kortfattet
lacquer {n} (glossy, resinous material used as a surface coating) :: lak {c}
lacquer {v} (to apply a lacquer to something) :: lakere
lacrosse {n} (the sport) :: lacrosse
lactose {n} (disaccharide sugar of milk and dairy products) :: laktose, mælkesukker
lactose intolerance {n} (inability to metabolize lactose) :: laktoseintolerans
ladder {n} (climbing tool) :: stige {c}
ladies and gentlemen {n} (phrase used to address an audience of men and women) :: mine damer og herrer
ladle {n} (deep-bowled spoon with a long, usually curved, handle) :: øse {c}
ladle {n} (container used in a foundry to transport and pour out molten metal) :: støbeske
Ladoga {prop} (a lake in Russia) :: Ladoga
lady {n} (woman of breeding and authority) :: dame {c}
lady {n} (polite term referring a woman) :: dame {c}
ladybird {n} (member of Coccinellidae) :: mariehøne {c}
ladybug {n} (ladybird) SEE: ladybird ::
lady's mantle {n} (a herb) :: løvefod {c}
lagoon {n} (shallow body of water) :: lagune {c}, strandsø {c}
lagopode {n} (ptarmigan) SEE: ptarmigan ::
lahar {n} (volcanic mudflow) :: lahar
Lahti {prop} (city of Finland) :: Lahti
lake {n} (body of water) :: {c}
Lake Constance {prop} (Lake) :: Bodensøen
Lake Erie {prop} (the lake) :: Lake Erie
Lake Huron {prop} (the lake) :: Lake Huron
Lake Ladoga {prop} (Ladoga) SEE: Ladoga ::
Lake Malar {prop} (third-largest lake in Sweden) :: Mälaren
Lake Michigan {prop} (one of the five Great Lakes) :: Lake Michigan
Lake Michigan-Huron {prop} (one of the Great Lakes) :: Lake Michigan-Huron
Lake Mälaren {prop} (third-largest lake in Sweden) :: Mälaren
Lake Ontario {prop} (the lake) :: Lake Ontario
lakeshore {n} (the shore of a lake) :: søbred {c}
lamb {n} (young sheep) :: lam {n}
lame {adj} (unable to walk properly because of a problem with one's feet or legs) :: lam
lame {adj} (slang: failing to be cool, funny, interesting or relevant) :: lamt
lamella {n} (gill of a mushroom) SEE: gill ::
lamentably {adv} (regrettably) SEE: regrettably ::
Lamentations {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Klagesangene {f-p}
lammergeier {n} (bird) :: lammegrib {c}
lammergeyer {n} (vulture) SEE: lammergeier ::
lamp {n} (device producing light) :: lampe {c}
lamp {n} (oil device producing light) :: lampe {c}, olielampe {c}
lamppost {n} (pole that holds up a light) :: lygtepæl {c}, gadelygte {c}
lampshade {n} (cover over a lamp) :: lampeskærm {c}
lance {n} (weapon of war) :: lanse {c}
land {n} (part of Earth that is not covered by oceans or other bodies of water) :: land {n}
land {n} (country or region) :: land {c}
land {v} (to descend to a surface, especially from the air) :: lande
land {v} (to bring to land) :: lande
land {v} (to deliver) SEE: deliver ::
-land {suffix} (territory, country or region (suffix)) :: -land
Landeshauptmann {n} (title of the head of government of an Austrian state or of specific Italian provinces) :: delstatsformand {c}
landgrave {n} (renderings of Landgraf) :: landgreve {c}
landgraviate {n} (countship of a landgrave) :: landgrevskab {n}
landgravine {n} (wife of a landgrave) :: landgrevinde {c}
-landia {suffix} (territory, country or region (suffix)) SEE: -land ::
landlocked {adj} (surrounded by land) :: indlands-
landlouper {n} (vagabond) SEE: vagabond ::
landlubber {n} (someone unfamiliar with the sea or seamanship) :: landkrabbe {c}
land mine {n} (mine that is placed on land) :: landmine {c}
Land of the Rising Sun {prop} (Japan) :: Opgående sols land {n}
landscape {n} (portion of land or territory) :: landskab {n}
landscape {n} (picture representing a scene) :: landskab {n}
landscape {n} (pictorial aspect of a country) :: landskab {n}
Landsknecht {n} (German mercenary of the 15th or 16th century) SEE: lansquenet ::
landslide {n} (natural disaster) :: bjergskred {n}, jordskred {n}
language {n} (body of words used as a form of communication) :: sprog {n}, mål, tunge {c}
language {n} (the ability to communicate using words) :: sprogbeherskelse
language {n} (nonverbal communication) :: sprog {n}
language {n} (vocabulary of a particular field) :: sprog {n}, terminologi
language {n} (particular words used) :: sprog {n}, ordvalg
language {n} (computer language, see also: computer language) :: sprog {n}
language code {n} (a standard identifier of a language) :: sprogkode {c}
language family {n} (set of languages) :: sprogfamilie {c}
languish {v} (to lose strength and become weak) :: trættes
lansquenet {n} (German mercenary of the 15th or 16th century) :: landsknægt {c}
lantern {n} (case of transparent material made to protect a flame, or light) :: lanterne
lanthanum {n} (metallic element) :: lanthan
Laocoön {prop} (The Trojan and the Argonaut) :: Laokoon
Laos {prop} (country in Southeast Asia) :: Laos
lap {n} (upper legs of a seated person) :: skød {n}
lapel {n} (each of the two triangular pieces of cloth on a suit) :: jakkerevers
Lapland {prop} (region in Scandinavia) :: Lapland
Lappeenranta {prop} (city of Finland) :: Lappeenranta
Lappland {prop} (Lapland) SEE: Lapland ::
Laptev Sea {prop} (part of the Arctic Ocean) :: Laptevhavet
laptop {n} (computing: a laptop computer) :: bærbar computer {c}
laptop computer {n} (laptop) SEE: laptop ::
lapwing {n} (bird belonging to the subfamily Vanellinae) :: vibe {c}
larboard {n} (port) SEE: port ::
larch {n} (a coniferous tree) :: lærk {c}, lærketræ {n}
lard {n} (bacon) SEE: bacon ::
lark {n} (bird) :: lærke {c}
larynx {n} (the organ) :: strubehoved {n}
lasagna {n} (baked dish) :: lasagne {c}
laser {n} (device producing beam of light) :: laser {c}
laser {n} (laser printer) SEE: laser printer ::
laser printer {n} (computer printer) :: laserprinter {c}
lash {n} (eyelash; hair growing from the eyelid) SEE: eyelash ::
lash {n} (thong of a whip) :: piskesnert {c}
lash {n} (stroke with a whip) :: piskeslag {n}
last {adj} (final) :: sidste, sidst
last {adj} (most recent) :: senest
last {n} (tool) :: læst {c}
last but not least {adv} (An expression to start the last item of a list) :: sidst, men ikke mindst
last but one {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate ::
last name {n} (surname) SEE: surname ::
last night {adv} (during the night before today) :: i aftes
last year {adv} (year before this one) :: sidste år, i fjor
latch-key child {n} (A child who returns to an empty house) :: nøglebarn {n}
late {adj} (near the end of a period of time) :: sen
late {adj} (euphemism for dead) :: salig
late {adv} (proximate in time) :: sen
latent {adj} (existing or present but concealed or inactive) :: latent
later {adv} (more late) :: senere
later {adv} (afterward in time) :: senere
latex {n} (milky sap) :: latex {c}, saft {c}
Latin {adj} (Roman Catholic) SEE: Roman Catholic ::
Latin {adj} (of the language) :: latinsk
Latin {adj} (of the script) :: latinsk
Latin {adj} (of ancient Rome) :: romersk, latinsk
Latin {adj} (of Latium) :: latinsk
Latin {adj} (of descendants from ancient Romans) :: romersk, latinsk
Latin {adj} (of/from Latin America) :: latinamerikansk
Latin {prop} (language of the ancient Romans) :: latin
Latin {n} (person native to ancient Rome or its Empire) :: romer
Latin {n} (person who is descended from the ancient Romans) :: latiner
Latin alphabet {n} (the 26-letter alphabet) :: latinske alfabet {n}
Latin America {prop} (parts of the Americas which speak Spanish or Portuguese) :: Latinamerika
latrine {n} (a very simple toilet facility, usually just a pit or trench, see also: toilet; outhouse) :: latrin {c} {n}
latte {n} (caffè latte) :: caffe latte
Latvia {prop} (country) :: Letland
Latvian {adj} (pertaining to Latvia or the Latvian language) :: lettisk, [rare] letlandsk
Latvian {prop} (Baltic language of Latvia) :: lettisk
Latvian {n} (person pertaining to Latvia) :: lette
Latvian SSR {prop} (Soviet republic) :: Lettiske SSR, Lettiske Socialistiske Sovjetrepublik
Lauenburg {prop} (city in Schleswig-Holstein) :: Lauenborg
laugh {n} (expression of mirth peculiar to the human species) :: latter {c}
laugh {v} (show mirth by peculiar movement of the muscles of the face and emission of sounds) :: le, grine
laugh {v} (be or appear cheerful) :: smile, grine
laugh {v} (make an object of laughter or ridicule) :: le ad, gøre sig lystig over
laugh {v} (affect or influence by means of laughter) :: grine
laugh {v} (express by, or utter with, laughter) :: grine
laughable {adj} (fitted to exite laughter) :: latterlig, komisk
laugh one's head off {v} (laugh uproariously) :: grine sig ihjel
laughter {n} (sound (as) of laughing) :: latter {c}
laughter {n} (movement of the muscles of the laughing face) :: grin {n}
launch {v} (cause to move or slide from the land into the water) :: søsætte
launching {n} (act by which something is launched) :: [nautical] søsætning {c}
launder {n} (washerwoman) SEE: washerwoman ::
launderette {n} (place with facilities for washing that public may use) :: møntvaskeri
laundromat {n} (launderette) SEE: launderette ::
laundry {n} (that which needs to be laundered) :: vasketøj {n}
Laura {prop} (female given name) :: Laura
Laurasia {prop} (supercontinent) :: Laurasien
laurel {n} (evergreen shrub, of the genus Laurus) :: laurbær {n} {c}
laurel {n} (crown of laurel) :: laurbærkrans {c}
Laurel and Hardy {prop} (Laurel and Hardy) :: Gøg og Gokke
Laurence {prop} (male given name) :: Lars
lava {n} (melted rock) :: lava {c}
lava {n} (magma) SEE: magma ::
lavatory {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
lavatory {n} (sink) SEE: sink ::
lavender {n} (plant) :: lavendel {c}
lavender {n} (colour) :: lavendel {c}
LaVeyan Satanism {prop} (the religion of the Church of Satan) :: LaVey satanisme
law {n} (body of rules from the legislative authority) :: lov {c}
law {n} (body of rules and standards to be applied by courts) :: ret {c}, lov {c}
law {n} (written or understood rule) :: lov {c}
law {n} (observed physical behavior) :: lov {c}
law {n} (statement that is true under specified conditions) :: lov {c}
law {n} (slang: the police) :: loven {c} [definite form]
lawless {adj} (not governed by the law) :: lovløs
lawless {adj} (not restrained by the law) :: lovløs
lawlessness {n} (a lack of law and order) :: lovløshed {c}, retsløshed {c}
lawmaker {n} (legislator) SEE: legislator ::
lawman {n} (lawyer) SEE: lawyer ::
lawn {n} (ground covered with grass) :: græsplæne {c}, plæne {c}
lawn mower {n} (machine for cutting grass) :: plæneklipper
lawn-mower {n} (lawnmower) SEE: lawnmower ::
lawnmower {n} (a device to cut grass) :: græsslåmaskine {c}, plæneklipper {c}
law of conservation of energy {n} (total energy remains constant) :: energibevarelse {c}
Lawrence {prop} (male given name) SEE: Laurence ::
lawrencium {n} (chemical element) :: lawrencium
lawsuit {n} (case where a court is needed to resolve differences) :: retssag {c}
lawyer {n} (professional person authorized to practice law) :: advokat {c}, sagfører {c}
lay {v} (to place something down in a position of rest) :: lægge
lay {adj} (non-professional) :: læg, læg-
lay {adj} (non-clergy) :: læg, læg-
Lazarus {prop} (New Testament characters) :: Lazarus
laziness {n} (quality of being lazy) :: dovenskab {c}
Lazio {prop} (Italian region) :: Lazio
lazy {adj} (unwilling to work) :: doven, lad
lcm {initialism} (initialism for least common multiple) :: mfm
lead {n} (chemical element) :: bly {n}
leader {n} (one having authority) :: leder {c}
leader of the opposition {n} (person in charge of the party in opposition) :: oppositionsleder {c}
Leader of the Opposition {n} (leader of the opposition) SEE: leader of the opposition ::
leaf {n} (part of a plant) :: blad {n}, løv {n}
League of Nations {prop} (International organization) :: Folkeforbund {n}
Leah {prop} (elder daughter of Laban) :: Lea
leak {v} (to allow fluid to escape or enter) :: lække
leak {v} (to reveal secret information) :: lække
Leaning Tower of Pisa {prop} (the leaning bell tower in the Italian town of Pisa) :: Det skæve tårn i Pisa {n}
leap {v} (to jump) :: springe, hoppe
leap {n} (the act of leaping) :: spring {n}, hop {n}
leap {n} (significant move forward) :: spring {n}, hop {n}
leap year {n} (366-day year in the Gregorian calendar) :: skudår {n}
learn {v} (to acquire knowledge or ability) :: lære
learn {v} (to attend educational activity) :: lære
learn {v} (to be studying) :: lære, studere
learn {v} (to come to know; to become informed of; to find out) :: erfare
leash {n} (long cord for dogs) :: hundesnor
least common multiple {n} (in math) :: mindste fælles multiplum
least weasel {n} (Mustela nivalis) :: brud
leather {n} (material produced by tanning animal skin) :: læder {n}
leather {adj} (made of leather) :: læder-
leave {v} (To cause to remain as available, not take away, refrain from depleting) :: efterlade
leave {v} (To transfer possession after death) :: efterlade
leave {v} (To give (something) to someone; to deliver (something) to a repository; to deposit) :: aflevere
leave {v} (To transfer responsibility or attention) :: overlade
leave {v} (To depart from, end one's connection or affiliation with) :: forlade
leave {v} (To end one's membership in) :: forlade
leave {v} (To depart (intransitive)) ::
leave {n} (permission to be absent) :: tilladelse, permission
leave {n} (absence from work) :: frihed, orlov
leave {n} (departure) :: afsked
leave me alone {phrase} (stop talking to me) :: lad mig være i fred
leave of absence {n} (absence from work) SEE: leave ::
leave out {v} (to leave out or to not include) SEE: omit ::
Lebanese {n} (A person from Lebanon) :: libaneser {c}
Lebanese {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Lebanon, its people or language) :: libanesisk
Lebanon {prop} (Lebanese Republic) :: Libanon
lecture {n} (a spoken lesson) :: forelæsning {c}
lecture {v} (to teach) :: forelæse
LED {n} (light-emitting diode) :: lysdiode {c}
leech {n} (annelid) :: blodigle {c}, igler {p}
leek {n} (vegetable) :: porre {c}
Lefkosia {prop} (capital of Northern Cyprus) :: Lefkousia
left {adj} (the west side of the body when one is facing north) :: venstre
left {adj} (pertaining to the political left) :: venstre, venstreorienteret
left {adv} (on the left side) :: til venstre, på venstre hånd
left {adv} (towards the left side) :: til venstre
left {n} (the left side) :: venstre
left {n} (the ensemble of left-wing political parties) :: venstrefløjen
left {v} (remaining) :: tilbage
left-handed {n} (preferring the left hand over the right) :: kejthåndet, venstrehåndet
leg {n} (lower limb from groin to ankle) :: ben
leg {n} (part of garment covering the leg) :: ben
leg {n} (stage of journey) :: etape
leg {n} (game played in a tournament) :: runde
legal {adj} (relating to the law or to lawyers) :: juridisk, retslig
legal {adj} (allowed or prescribed by law) :: lovlig, legal
legal age {n} (age of majority) SEE: age of majority ::
legalise {v} (make legal) :: legalisere
legalize {v} (legalise) SEE: legalise ::
legally {adv} (as permitted by law) :: lovligt
legally {adv} (from a legal perspective) :: lovmæssigt
legal studies {n} (study of theories and philosophies related to law) SEE: jurisprudence ::
legend {n} (story of unknown origin describing plausible but extraordinary past events) :: legende {c}
legible {adj} (being clear enough to be read, readable, particularly for handwriting) :: læselig, læsbar
legislate {v} (to pass laws) :: lovgive
legislative {adj} (Making or having the power to make laws) :: lovgivende
legislative branch {n} (branch of government) :: lovgivende magt {c}
legislator {n} (who creates or enacts laws) :: lovgiver {c}
legislature {n} (governmental body) :: lovgivende forsamling {c}
legist {n} (legislator) SEE: legislator ::
legwork {n} (Work, especially research, that involves significant walking) :: benarbejde {n}
legwork {n} (Skillful or vigorous use of the legs) :: benarbejde {n}
Le Havre {prop} (city) :: Le Havre
lemma {n} (linguistics: canonical form of a term) :: lemma, opslagsord, stikord
lemmatize {v} (to convert an inflected form into a lemma) :: lemmatisere
lemon {n} (citrus fruit) :: citron {c}
lemon {adj} (having the colour/color of lemons) :: citrongul
lemon balm {n} (Melissa officinalis) :: citron-melisse, hjertensfryd, melisse
lemon juice {n} (the liquid extract of lemon fruit) :: citronsaft {c}
Lena {prop} (female given name) :: Lene
lend {v} (to allow to be used temporarily) :: låne (ud)
lend {v} ((proscribed) to borrow) SEE: borrow ::
length {n} (distance from end to end) :: længde {c}
Leningrad {prop} (name of Saint Petersburg, 1924-1991) :: Leningrad
Leninism {n} (the political philosophy named after Vladimir Lenin) :: leninisme {c}
lens {n} (object focusing or defocusing the light passing through it) :: linse {c}
lentigo {n} (pigmented spot on the skin) SEE: freckle ::
lentil {n} (plant Lens culinaris) :: linse {c}
lentil {n} (seed used as food) :: linse {c}
Leo {prop} (male given name) :: Leo
Leo {prop} (constellation) :: Løven
Leo {prop} (astrological sign) :: Løven {c}
Leo {n} (Someone with a Leo star sign) :: løve {c}
Leonard {prop} (male given name) :: Lennart
leonine {adj} (of or like a lion) :: løve-
leopard {n} (a large wild cat with a spotted coat, Panthera pardus) :: leopard {c}
leper {n} (person who has leprosy) :: spedalsk
leprosy {n} (infectious disease caused by infection by Mycobacterium leprae) :: spedalskhed {c}
leprous {adj} (relating to leprosy) :: spedalsk
lesbian {adj} (between two women; pertaining to female homosexuality) :: lesbisk
lesbian {n} (female homosexual) :: lesbisk {c}
Lesbian {n} (lesbian) SEE: lesbian ::
Lesbian {adj} (lesbian) SEE: lesbian ::
lesbianism {n} (Female homosexuality) :: lesbianisme {c}
lesbo {n} (lesbian) SEE: lesbian ::
lesion {n} (a wound or an injury) :: læsion {c}
Lesotho {prop} (country in Southern Africa) :: Lesotho
-less {suffix} (lacking) :: -løs
lesser black-backed gull {n} (Larus fuscus) :: sildemåge {c}
lesser panda {n} (Ailurus fulgens) SEE: red panda ::
Lesser Poland {prop} (a historical region of Poland) :: Lillepolen
lesser spotted woodpecker {n} (Picoides minor) :: dværgspætte
lesson {n} (section of learning or teaching) :: lektie {c}
let {v} (to allow) :: tillade, lade
let alone {conj} (to say nothing of) :: endnu mindre, endsige, end mindre
let go {v} (to no longer hold on) :: slippe, give slip på
let go {v} (dismiss from employment) :: lade gå
Leto {prop} (mother of Apollo) :: Leto
let's {v} (let us; forming first-person plural imperative) :: lad os
let's go {interj} (hortative of go) :: lad os gå
letter {n} (letter of the alphabet) :: bogstav {n} {c}
letter {n} (written message) :: brev {n}
letter bomb {n} (explosive device) :: brevbombe
letterbox {n} (collection point for mail) :: postkasse {c}
letterbox {n} (delivery point for mail) :: postkasse {c}
letter carrier {n} (post office employee) :: brevbærer {c}
let the cat out of the bag {v} (to disclose a secret, often inadvertently) :: slippe katten ud af sækken
let there be light {phrase} (let there be light) :: der blive Lys
Lettic {adj} (Latvian) SEE: Latvian ::
Lettish {adj} (Latvian) SEE: Latvian ::
Lettish {prop} (Latvian) SEE: Latvian ::
lettuce {n} (an edible plant, Lactuca) :: salat
leucine {n} (essential amino acid; C6H13NO2) :: leucin
leukemia {n} (cancer of blood forming tissue) :: leukæmi {c}
Levant {prop} (the countries bordering the eastern Mediterranean Sea) :: Levanten
level {adj} (same height at all places) :: jævn, plan, vandret
level {adj} (at the same height as some reference) :: i vater med
level {adj} (being unvaried) :: jævn, ensformig
level {adj} (being sensible) :: nøgtern, sindig
level {n} (tool) :: vaterpas {n}, nivelleringsinstrument {n}
level {n} (distance relative to a given reference elevation) :: niveau {n}, højde {c}
level {n} (degree or amount) :: niveau {n}
level {n} (gaming: discrete segment of a game) :: niveau {n}
level {n} (gaming: numeric value for a character's experience and power) :: niveau {n}
level {n} (floor of a building) :: etage {c}, plan {c}, sal {c}
level {v} (to adjust so as to make level) :: nivellere, jævne
level {v} (to destroy by reducing to ground level; to raze) :: planere
level crossing {n} (at-grade crossing) :: jernbaneoverskæring {c}
leveling seat {n} (seats that ensure a representation proportional to votes at the national level) :: tillægsmandat {n}
lever {adv} (rather) SEE: rather ::
leveret {n} (a young hare) :: killing {c}, harekilling {c}
Levi {prop} (third son of Jacob) :: Levi
levin {n} (lightning) :: lynglimt {n}
levitation {n} (raising of something without apparent physical cause) :: levitation {c}
Leviticus {prop} (the book of the Bible and Torah) :: Tredje Mosebog
Lewis {prop} (male given name) SEE: Louis ::
lexical {adj} (of a language's vocabulary) :: leksikal
lexical {adj} (of a dictionary) :: leksikal
lexicalize {v} (to convert to a single lexical unit) :: leksikalisere
lexicography {n} (art or craft of writing dictionaries) :: leksikografi
lexicon {n} (vocabulary of a language) :: leksikon {n}
lexicon {n} (dictionary of lexemes) :: leksikon {n}
Leyden jar {n} (glass jar used to accumulate static electricity) :: leydnerflaske {c}, Leydens flaske {c}
LGBT {initialism} (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender/Transexual) :: LGBT
liana {n} (climbing woody vine) :: lian {c}
liar {n} (one who tells lies) :: løgner
libation {n} (act of pouring a liquid as a sacrifice) :: drikoffer
libel {n} (defamatory false written statement) :: injurie {c}, ærekrænkelse {c}, æresfornærmelse {c}, bagvaskelse {c}
libel {n} (act or crime) :: injurie {c}, ærekrænkelse {c}, æresfornærmelse {c}, bagvaskelse {c}
libel {v} (to defame someone) :: bagtale, bagvaske
liberalism {n} (a political movement) :: liberalisme
liberate {v} (to free) :: befri, frigøre
Liberia {prop} (country in Western Africa) :: Liberia
libertarianism {n} (political philosophy) :: libertarianisme {c}
liberty {n} (condition of being free) :: frihed {c}
libidinous {adj} (having lustful desires) :: liderlig
Libra {prop} (constellation) :: Vægten
Libra {prop} (astrological sign) :: Vægten
Libra {n} (Someone with a Libra star sign) :: vægt {c}
librarian {n} (the manager of a library) :: bibliotekar {c}
librarian {n} (one who cares for the publications etc. in a library) :: bibliotekar {c}
library {n} (institution which holds books etc.) :: bibliotek {n}
library {n} (collection of books) :: bibliotek {n}
library {n} (collection of subprograms) :: bibliotek {n}
Libreville {prop} (capital of Gabon) :: Libreville
Libya {prop} (country in Northern Africa) :: Libyen
Libyan {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Libya, the Libyan people or the Libyan language) :: libysk
Libyan {n} (person) :: libyer {c}
license plate {n} (an identifying plate attached to a vehicle) :: nummerplade {c}
licentious {adj} (lacking restraint, particularly in sexual conduct) :: hæmningsløs, utøjlet, tøjlesløs
licentious {adj} (disregard for accepted rules) :: oprørsk, egenrådig
lichen {n} (something which spreads across something else, causing damage) SEE: cancer ::
lichen {n} (symbiotic association of fungi and algae) :: lav {n}
lick {v} (to stroke with a tongue) :: slikke
lick one's wounds {v} (withdraw temporarily while recovering from a defeat) :: slikke sine sår
lickpot {n} (the forefinger) :: slikkepot {c}
lickspittle {v} (a fawning toady) :: spytslikker {c}
licorice {n} (plant) :: lakrids
licorice {n} (confection) :: lakrids {n} {c}
lid {n} (top or cover) :: låg
lie {v} (be in horizontal position) :: ligge
lie {v} (tell an intentional untruth) :: lyve
lie {n} (intentionally false statement) :: løgn
Liechtenstein {prop} (Principality of Liechtenstein) :: Liechtenstein
Lie group {n} (analytic group that is also a smooth manifold) :: Liegruppe {c}
Liepāja {prop} (city in Latvia) :: Liepāja
lieutenant {n} (lowest commissioned officer rank) :: løjtnant {c}
life {n} (the state of being alive) :: liv {n}
life {n} (the essence of the manifestation and the foundation of the being) :: liv {n}
life {n} (the subjective and inner manifestation of the individual) :: liv {n}
life {n} (the world in general, existence) :: liv {n}
life {n} (a worthwhile existence) :: liv {n}
life {n} (something inherently part of a person's existence) :: liv {n}
life {n} (life sentence) :: livstid {c}
life {n} (duration) :: levetid
life after death {n} (afterlife) SEE: afterlife ::
life assurance {n} (insurance policy) SEE: life insurance ::
life cycle {n} (course of stages through which an organism passes) :: livscyklus
life force {n} (life force) :: livskraft {c}
lifeguard {n} (attendant) :: redningssvømmer {c}, livredder {c}
lifeguard {n} (lifesaver) :: livredder {c}
lifeguard {n} (bodyguard) SEE: bodyguard ::
life insurance {n} (form of insurance) :: livsforsikring {c}
life raft {n} (inflatable raft) :: redningsflåde {c}
life style {n} (lifestyle) SEE: lifestyle ::
life-style {n} (lifestyle) SEE: lifestyle ::
lifestyle {n} (style of living) :: livsstil {c}
life-threatening {adj} (used to describe something that endangers life) :: livstruende
lift {v} (to raise or rise) :: løfte, hæve, ophæve (ban, embargo etc.)
lift {v} (to steal) :: stjæle
lift {n} (the act of transporting someone in a vehicle) :: lift {n}, kørelejlighed {c}
lift {n} (mechanical device for vertically transporting goods or people) :: elevator {c}
lift {n} (upward force) :: løft {n}
lift {n} (thief) SEE: thief ::
lifter {n} (spatula) SEE: spatula ::
ligature {n} (typography: character that combines multiple letters) :: ligatur
liger {n} (animal born to a male lion and a tigress) :: liger {c}
light {n} (electromagnetic waves) :: lys {n}
light {n} (source of illumination) :: lys {n}, lyskilde {n}
light {n} (spiritual illumination) :: lys {n}
light {n} (flame or something used to create fire) :: flamme {n}
light {v} (to start (a fire)) :: antænde, tænde
light {v} (to illuminate) :: belyse, oplyse
light {adj} (having light) :: lys, belyst, oplyst
light {adj} (pale in colour) :: lys, bleg
light {adj} (coffee: served with extra milk or cream) :: med mælk, med fløde, med melk
light {adj} (of low weight) :: let
light {adj} (low in fat, calories, alcohol, salt, etc.) :: kalorielet
light {adj} (of little significance) :: banal, triviel
light bulb {n} (evacuated glass bulb containing a metal filament that produces light) :: pære
light-emitting diode {n} (a rectifying semiconductor device) :: lysdiode {c}
lighter {n} (fire making device) :: cigarettænder {c}
light globe {n} (light bulb) SEE: light bulb ::
lighthouse {n} (building containing a light to warn or guide ships) :: fyr {n}, fyrtårn {n}
lightning {n} (flash of light) :: lyn {n}, lynglimt {n}
lightning {n} (discharge) :: lyn {n}, lynnedslag {n}
lightning bug {n} (firefly) SEE: firefly ::
lightning fast {adv} (extremely quickly) SEE: quick as a flash ::
lightning fast {adj} (fast as lightning) :: lynhurtig
lightning-quick {adj} (incredibly fast) SEE: lightning fast ::
lightsaber {n} (a fictional type of sword) :: lyssværd {n}
lights, camera, action {phrase} (tradicional cue at a beginning of a take) :: lys, kamera, action!
lightspeed {n} (the speed of light) :: lysets hastighed
lighttight {adj} (lighttight) :: lystæt
light year {n} (astronomical distance) :: lysår
lignite {n} (coal) :: brunkul {n}
Ligurian {adj} (Of or pertaining to Liguria) :: ligurisk
like {v} (enjoy) :: kan lide, synes om
like {adj} (similar) :: som
likely {adv} (probably) SEE: probably ::
likely {adj} (probable; having a greater-than-even chance of occurring) :: sandsynlig
likely {adj} (promising; apt to achieve success or yield a desired outcome) :: sandsynlig
likeness {n} (similarity) SEE: similarity ::
like that {prep} (in a particular manner) :: sådan
likewise {adv} (also; moreover; too) SEE: too ::
likewise {adv} (in like manner) :: ligeledes
likewise {adv} (the same to you) :: i lige måde
lilac {n} (shrub) :: syren {c}
lilac {n} (flower) :: syren
Lilian {prop} (female given name) :: Lilian, Lillian
Liliana {prop} (female given name) SEE: Lilian ::
Lillian {prop} (female given name) SEE: Lilian ::
Lilongwe {prop} (capital of Malawi) :: Lilongwe
lily {n} (flower in the genus Lilium) :: lilje {c}
Lima {prop} (the capital of Peru) :: Lima
limb {n} (major appendage of human or animal) :: lem {n}
limber {adj} (flexible) SEE: flexible ::
Limburgian {prop} (Limburgish) SEE: Limburgish ::
Limburgic {prop} (Limburgish) SEE: Limburgish ::
Limburgish {prop} (the Germanic language) :: limburgsk
lime {n} :: kalk
lime {n} (green citrus fruit) :: lime
limerence {n} (state of mind) :: forelskelse
limestone {n} (abundant rock of marine and fresh-water sediments) :: kalksten
limit {n} (mathematics: value to which a sequence converges) :: grænseværdi {c}
limitation {n} (restriction that limits) :: begrænsning
limo {n} (limousine) SEE: limousine ::
Limousin {prop} (region) :: Limousin
limousine {n} (luxury sedan/saloon car) :: limousine
limpet {n} (a small mollusc) :: albueskæl {n}
linchpin {n} (central cohesive source of stability and security) :: krumtap {c}, hjørnesten {c}
Lincoln {prop} (a city, a surname) :: Lincoln
Lincoln {n} (automobile) :: Lincoln
lindworm {n} (a wingless bipedal dragon) :: lindorm, søslange
lindwyrm {n} (a wingless bipedal dragon) :: lindorm, søslange
line {n} (rope, cord, or string) :: line {c}
line {n} (path through two or more points, threadlike mark) :: linje {c}
linear {adj} (having the form of a line) :: lige, lineær
linear {adj} (in mathematics, of first-degree polynomial) :: lineær
linear space {n} (vector space) SEE: vector space ::
linen {n} (Thread or cloth made from flax fiber) :: hør {c}
line segment {n} (part of a line) :: linjestykke {n}
lingonberry {n} (shrub) :: tyttebær {c}
lingonberry {n} (berry) :: tyttebær {n}
lingua franca {n} (common language) :: fællessprog {n}, lingua franca {n}
lingual {adj} (related to language) SEE: linguistic ::
linguist {n} (one who studies linguistics) :: lingvist {c}
linguistic {adj} (Relating to language) :: sproglig
linguistic {adj} (Relating to linguistics) :: lingvistisk, sprogvidenskabelig
linguistics {n} (scientific study of language) :: lingvistik {c}, sprogvidenskab {c}
link {n} (connection) :: forbindelse {c}
link {n} (element of a chain) :: led
link {n} (computing: connection between busses or systems) :: link, forbindelse
link {n} (computing: hyperlink) :: link
link {v} (connect things) :: forbinde, kæde, sammenkæde
linkage {n} (connection or relation between things or ideas) SEE: link ::
linseed {n} (seed of the flax plant) :: hørfrø {n}
lion {n} (big cat Panthera leo) :: løve, løvinde {f}
lioness {n} (female lion) :: hunløve {c}, løvinde {c}
lip {n} (fleshy protrusion framing the mouth) :: læbe {c}
lip balm {n} (substance topically applied to the lips of the mouth) :: læbepomade {c}
lipid {n} (organic compound) :: lipid {n}
lipstick {n} (make-up for the lips) :: læbestift {c}
lipstick {n} (stick of this make-up) :: læbestift {c}
liqueur {n} (a flavored alcoholic beverage) :: likør {c}
liquid {n} (substance that is liquid) :: væske {c}
liquid {adj} (fluid; not solid and not gaseous) :: flydende
liquidity {n} (property of being able to be easily converted into cash) :: likviditet {c}
liquidizer {n} (a machine to chop or puree food) :: blender
liquor {n} (strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation) :: likør {c}, spiritus {c}
liquorice {n} (plant) SEE: licorice ::
liquorice {n} (confection) SEE: licorice ::
Lisbon {prop} (capital of Portugal) :: Lissabon
lisp {n} (The habit or an act of lisping.) :: læspen
list {n} (enumeration or compilation of items) :: liste {c}
list {v} (to create or recite a list) :: liste
listen {v} (to pay attention to a sound) :: lytte
listen {v} (to expect or wait for a sound) :: lytte, høre efter
listen {v} (to accept advice or obey instruction) :: høre efter
lit {adj} (Lighted) :: tændt
litchi {n} (lychee) SEE: lychee ::
liter {n} (cubic decimeter) SEE: litre ::
literal {adj} (exactly as stated; read or understood without additional interpretation) :: bogstavelig
literally {adv} (not metaphorically) :: bogstavelig talt
literary {adj} (relating to literature) :: litterær
literary {adj} (relating to writers, or the profession of literature) :: litterær
literary science {n} (all kinds of scientific study pertinent to literature) :: litteraturvidenskab, litteraturforskning
literature {n} (body of all written works) :: litteratur {c}
lithium {n} (chemical element) :: lithium
lithograph {n} (noun) :: litografi {n}
lithography {n} (printing method) :: litografi {n}
lithosphere {n} (The outer layer of the Earth) :: lithosfære {c}
Lithuania {prop} (country) :: Litauen
Lithuania Minor {prop} (Lithuania Minor) :: Lille Litauen, Preussisk Litauen
Lithuanian {adj} (referring to Lithuania) :: litauisk
Lithuanian {prop} (language) :: litauisk
Lithuanian {n} (person from Lithuania) :: litauer
Lithuanian SSR {prop} (Soviet republic) :: Litauiske SSR, Litauiske Socialistiske Sovjetrepublik
litre {n} (unit of fluid measure) :: liter {c}
litter {n} (animals born in one birth) :: kuld {n}
little {adj} (small in size) :: lille, [with plural noun] små
little {adj} ((of a sibling) younger) :: lille
little auk {n} (Alle alle) :: søkonge {c}
little brother {n} :: lillebror {c}, lillebroder {c}
little by little {adv} (a small amount at a time) :: lidt efter lidt, peu à peu
little finger {n} (outermost and smallest finger of the hand) :: lillefinger
little green man {n} (humorous: space alien, Martian, see also: alien) :: små grønne mænd {c-p}
little owl {n} (species of owl) :: kirkeugle
Little Red Riding Hood {prop} (a folktale) :: Rødhætte
Little Red Riding Hood {prop} (the main character in this story) :: Rødhætte
Little Russia {prop} (a historical area) :: Lillerusland
little sister {n} :: lillesøster {c}
liturgic {adj} (liturgical) SEE: liturgical ::
liturgical {adj} (Pertaining to liturgy) :: liturgisk
liturgy {n} (a predetermined or prescribed set of rituals) :: liturgi {c}
livable {adj} (suitable for living in) :: [endurable] til at leve med, [inhabitable] beboelig
live {v} (be alive) :: leve
live {v} (have permanent residence) :: bo
live {v} (survive, persevere, continue) :: overleve
live {adj} ((broadcasting) Seen or heard from a broadcast, as it happens) :: direkte
livelihood {n} (means of supporting oneself) :: levebrød {n}
liver {n} (organ of the body) :: lever {c}
livid {adj} (pallid) SEE: pallid ::
livid {adj} (very angry, furious) :: rasende
living room {n} (room in a private house) :: stue {c}
living standard {n} (standard of living) SEE: standard of living ::
Livonia {prop} (historical region) :: Livland
Livonian {prop} (language) :: livisk {n}
Livonian {n} (person) :: liver {c}
Livonian {adj} (pertaining to Livonia or Livonians) :: livisk
lizard {n} (reptile) :: firben {n}, øgle {c}
lizard {n} (coward) SEE: coward ::
Ljubljana {prop} (Capital city of Slovenia) :: Ljubljana
load {v} (to fill with munition) :: lade
loader {n} (tractor with a scoop) :: gummiged {c}, gummihjulslæsser {c}
loam {n} (type of soil) :: ler {n}
loan translation {n} (calque) SEE: calque ::
loanword {n} (word taken from another language) :: fremmedord {n} [loan that retains its native spelling], låneord {n}
loathe {v} (hate, detest, revile) :: afsky
lobby {n} (entryway or waiting area; vestibule) :: lobby {c}
lobby {n} (group of people who try to lobby) :: lobby {c}
lobby {v} (To attempt to influence) :: lobbye
lobbyist {n} (A person who for remuneration reattempts to persuade politicians) :: lobbyist {c}
lobe {n} (division of the brain) :: lap {c}, hjernelap {c}
lobscouse {n} (meat dish stewed with vegetables and ship biscuit) :: labskovs {c}, skipperlabskovs {c}
lobster {n} (crustacean) :: hummer {c}
local {adj} (of a nearby location) :: lokal
localize {v} (make local) :: lokalisere
locative {n} (locative case) SEE: locative case ::
locative case {n} (case used to indicate place, or the place where) :: lokativ
Loch Ness {prop} (lake in the Great Glen of Scotland) :: Loch Ness
Loch Ness monster {prop} (hypothetical creature) :: Loch Ness-uhyre {n}
lock {n} (something used for fastening) :: lås {c}
lock {n} (length of hair) :: lok
locker room {n} (locker room) SEE: changing room ::
lockout {n} (opposite of a strike) :: lockout {c}
locksmith {n} (one who practices locksmithing) :: låsesmed
lockup {n} (prison) SEE: prison ::
locomotive {n} (self-propelled vehicle that runs on rails) :: lokomotiv
locust {n} (type of grasshopper) :: vandregræshoppe {c}
lodestar {n} (star used as navigation reference) :: ledestjerne {c}
lodestar {n} (guiding tenet) :: ledestjerne {c}
Lode Star {prop} (Polaris) SEE: Polaris ::
lodge {n} (inn) SEE: inn ::
lodge {n} :: loge
loess {n} (sediment of eolian origin) :: løss
loft {n} (an attic or similar space) :: loft {n}
loftiness {n} (arrogance) SEE: arrogance ::
log {n} (very dumb person) SEE: blockhead ::
log {n} (rolled cake) SEE: Swiss roll ::
logarithm {n} (The power to which a given base number must be raised in order to obtain a given number) :: logaritme {c}
log in {v} (gain access to a computer system) :: logge ind, logge på
login {n} (user's identification) :: log-in {n}
login {n} (logging in) :: log-in {n}
logion {n} (a saying that is attributed to Jesus but which is not in the Bible) :: logion {n}
logistics {n} (planning and implementing the flow of goods and services) :: logistik
logistics {n} (military procurement, supply, maintenance, and transportation) :: logistik, forsyningstropper
log off {v} (log out) SEE: log out ::
log on {v} (log in) SEE: log in ::
log out {v} (to exit an account in a computing system) :: logge af, logge ud
-logy {suffix} (branch of learning) :: -logi {c}
loincloth {n} (garment) :: lændeklæde {n}
Loire {prop} (river) :: Loire
Loki {prop} (god of mischief and trickery) :: Loke
Lolland {prop} (Danish island) :: Lolland {n}
lollipop {n} (confectionery on a stick) :: slikkepind {c}, slikpind {c}
lolly {n} (money) SEE: money ::
lolly {n} (confection) SEE: confection ::
lolly {n} (lollipop) SEE: lollipop ::
Lomé {prop} (capital of Togo) :: Lomé
London {prop} (in the United Kingdom) :: London
London {prop} (in Canada) :: London
Londoner {n} (person from or inhabitant of London) :: londoner {c}
Londonian {n} (Londoner) SEE: Londoner ::
loneliness {n} (condition of being lonely) :: ensomhed {c}
lonely {adj} (of person: unhappy by feeling isolated) :: ensom
long {adj} (having much distance from one point to another) :: lang
long {adj} (having great duration) :: lang
long {adv} (long duration) :: længe
long {v} (to wait, to aspire) :: længes
long {adj} (not short) SEE: tall ::
long absent, soon forgotten {proverb} (love fades away when people are distant) :: ude af øje, ude af sind
long arm of the law {n} (influence or effectiveness of law enforcement) :: lovens lange arm
longbow {n} (large bow) :: langbue {c}
longcase clock {n} (grandfather clock) SEE: grandfather clock ::
long-eared owl {n} (Asio otus) :: skovhornugle
longitude {n} (imaginary line through North Pole and South Pole) :: længdegrad {c}, meridian {c}
longitudinal wave {n} (type of wave) :: længdebølge {c}
long jump {n} (athletics field event) :: længdespring {n}
long jumper {n} (athlete) :: længdespringer {c}
long live {v} (prosper) :: længe leve
longship {n} :: langskib {n}
long-suffering {adj} (having endured discomfort) :: langmodig
long time no see {interj} (idiomatic: I (or we) have not seen you for a long time) :: længe siden
Longyearbyen {prop} (settlement) :: Longyearbyen
loo {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
look {v} (to try to see) :: kikke, se
look {v} (to appear, to seem) :: se ud, synes, virke
look {v} (to search) :: kikke efter, se efter
look back {v} (to look behind oneself) :: se tilbage, kigge tilbage
look back {v} (to reminisce about the past) :: se tilbage på
look for {v} (search; seek) :: søge
look forward to {v} (anticipate, expect, or wait for) :: glæde sig til, se frem til
looking glass {n} (mirror) SEE: mirror ::
lookout {n} (vantage point with a view of the surrounding area) :: udkig, udkigspost, udkigspunkt
lookout {n} (person on watch for approaching enemy, police, etc.) :: udkig, udkigsmand, vagtpost
look up {v} (to obtain information about something from a text source) :: slå op
loom {n} (weaving frame) :: væv {c}
loom {n} (bird of order Gaviformes) SEE: loon ::
loon {n} (bird of order Gaviiformes) :: lom {c}
loo roll {n} (toilet roll) SEE: toilet roll ::
loosen {v} (to make less tight) :: løsne
lord {n} (property owner) :: herre {c}, godsejer {c}
lord {n} (aristocrat) :: lensherre {c}, hersker {c}, lord
lord {v} (to lord over) :: spille herre
Lord {prop} (God) :: Herre {c} (Herren {c})
Lord {prop} (Jesus) :: Herre {c} (Herren {c})
Lord {n} (British aristocratic title) :: lord
lord protector {n} :: rigsforstander {c}
Lord's Prayer {prop} (the prayer taught by Jesus Christ to his disciples) :: fadervor {n}
Lorentz-Fitzgerald contraction {n} (Lorentz-Fitzgerald contraction) :: længdeforkortelse {c}
Lorraine {prop} (region east of Alsace) :: Lorraine [French region], Lothringen [German region]
lorry {n} (motor vehicle) SEE: truck ::
lorry driver {n} (person employed to drive a truck) SEE: truck driver ::
Los Angeles {prop} (largest city in California) :: Los Angeles
lose {v} (cause (something) to cease to be in one's possession or capability) :: tabe, miste
lose {v} ((transitive) fail to win) :: tabe
lose {v} (shed (weight)) :: tabe
lost {adj} (unable to find one's way) :: vildfaren, faret vild
lost {adj} (in an unknown location) :: forsvundet
lot {n} (distinct portion or plot of land) :: grundstykke {n}
lot {n} (large quantity or number) SEE: a lot ::
lots {n} (lots) SEE: a lot ::
lotus nut {n} (lotus seed) SEE: lotus seed ::
lotus seed {n} (seed from the plants in the genus Nelumbo) :: lotusfrø {n}
loud {adj} (of a sound) :: høj
loudspeaker {n} (transducer) :: højtaler
loudspeaker {n} (encasing) :: højtaler
Louis {prop} (male given name) :: Ludvig
Louisa {prop} (female given name) SEE: Louise ::
louis d'or {n} (any gold coin introduced in France by Louis XIII) :: louis d'or {c}
Louise {prop} (feminine form of Louis) :: Louise
Louisiana {prop} (US state) :: Louisiana
louse {n} (insect) :: lus {c}
Louvre {prop} (an art museum in France) :: Louvre
love {n} (strong affection) :: kærlighed {c}
love {n} (object of one's romantic feelings; darling or sweetheart) :: skat, søde, elskede, kæreste {c}
love {n} :: kærlighed {c}, romantik {c}
love {v} (have a strong affection for) :: elske
love {v} (care about; will good for) :: elske
love {v} ((euphemistic): to have sex with) :: elske, elske med
love {n} (zero) :: nul
loveless {adj} (without love) :: kærlighedsløs
lovely {adj} (Beautiful; charming; very pleasing in form, looks, tone, or manner.) :: dejlig
lover {n} (sexual partner) :: elsker {c}, elskerinde {c}
love rat {n} (adulterer) SEE: adulterer ::
low {adj} (in a position comparatively close to the ground) :: lav
low {adj} (small in height) :: lav
low {adj} (depressed, sad) :: nede
low {adj} (not high in amount or quantity) :: lav
low {n} (flame) SEE: flame ::
low {v} (moo) SEE: moo ::
Lower Austria {prop} (the northeasternmost state of Austria) :: Niederösterreich
Lower Saxony {prop} (state) :: Nedersaksen, Niedersachsen
lowest common denominator {n} (smallest multiple of several denominators) :: laveste fællesnævner {c}
lowest common denominator {n} (most simple shared interest) :: laveste fællesnævner {c}
Low German {prop} (West Germanic language) :: nedertysk, plattysk
lowland {n} (area which is lower than surroundings) :: lavland {n}
Low Saxon {prop} (language or language group) :: nedersaksisk
low tide {n} (the tide at its lowest level) :: ebbe
loyal {adj} (firm in allegiance to a person or institution) :: loyal
loyalness {n} (loyalty) SEE: loyalty ::
loyalty {n} (the state of being loyal; fidelity) :: loyalitet {c}
loyalty {n} (faithfulness or devotion to some person, cause or nation) :: loyalitet {c}
L-shaped {adj} (shaped like the letter L) :: L-formet
Lucas {prop} (male given name) SEE: Luke ::
Lucia {prop} (female given name) SEE: Lucy ::
Lucian {prop} (sophist of Syrian origin) :: Lukian
luck {n} (something that happens to someone by chance) :: held {n}
luckily {adv} (in a lucky manner) :: lykkeligt
lucky {adj} (of people, having good fortune) :: heldig
lucky {adj} (being good by chance) :: heldig
Lucy {prop} (female given name) :: Lucia
Ludo {n} (board game) :: ludo
Lugansk {prop} (Luhansk) SEE: Luhansk ::
luggage {n} (traveller's containers) :: bagage {c}
lugsail {n} (sail) :: luggersejl {n}
Luhansk {prop} (city) :: Luhansk, Lugansk
Lukas {prop} (given name) SEE: Luke ::
Luke {prop} (given name) :: Lukas
Luke {prop} (evangelist) :: Lukas
Luke {prop} (gospel of Luke) :: Lukasevangeliet {n} [definitive form]
lukewarm {adj} (temperature) :: lunken
Lule Sami {prop} (language) :: lulesamisk
lullaby {n} (a soothing song to lull children to sleep) :: godnatsang
lumberjack {n} (person who fells trees) :: skovhugger {c}
lumbermill {n} (mill for processing lumber) SEE: sawmill ::
lumpfish {n} (lumpsucker) SEE: lumpsucker ::
lumpsucker {n} (scorpaeniform fish) :: almindelig stenbider, kulso, kvabso, stenbider
Luna {prop} (Earth's moon) SEE: Moon ::
lunar eclipse {n} (when the Earth casts its shadow over the Moon) :: måneformørkelse {c}
lunar phase {n} (any one of the aspects presented by the moon) :: månefase {c}
lunatic asylum {n} (mental hospital) SEE: mental hospital ::
lunch {n} (meal around midday) :: frokost {c}
lunch {v} (to eat lunch) :: spise, spise frokost
luncheon {n} (a formal term for lunch) SEE: lunch ::
lung {n} (organ that extracts oxygen from the air) :: lunge {c}
lure {n} (tempting or attractive object) :: lokkemiddel {n}, lokkemad {c}
lure {n} (artificial fishing bait) :: blink {n} {c}
lure {v} (to entice) :: lokke
lurker {n} (someone who lurks) :: lurer
Lusaka {prop} (capital of Zambia) :: Lusaka
lust {n} (strong desire, especially of a sexual nature) :: begær {n}, lyst {c}, liderlighed {c}
lust {v} (strongly desire) :: tørste efter, begære
lust {v} (crave sexual contact) :: føle begær, begære
lustrous {adj} (having a glow or lustre) :: glansfuld
lute {n} (stringed instrument) :: lut {c}
lutefisk {n} (Traditional Nordic dish) :: ludfisk {c}, ludefisk {c}
lutetium {n} (chemical element with atomic number of 71) :: lutetium
Lutheran {adj} (pertaining to the theology of Martin Luther or his followers, or the Lutheran church) :: lutheransk, luthersk
Lutheran {n} (member of any Christian church identifying with the theology of Martin Luther) :: lutheraner {c}
Lutheranism {n} (branch of Christianity developed by Martin Luther) :: lutheranisme {c}
Lutsk {prop} (city) :: Lutsk
Luxembourg {prop} (country) :: Luxembourg
Lviv {prop} (Lviv) :: Lviv
-ly {suffix} (turns nouns to adjectives with the sense "similar to") :: -lig, -agtig
-ly {suffix} (used to form adverbs from adjectives) :: -t
lycanthrope {n} (werewolf) SEE: werewolf ::
lychee {n} (tree) :: litchi {c}
lychee {n} (fruit) :: litchi {c}, kærlighedsfrugt {c}
Lycia {prop} (ancient region) :: Lykien
Lydia {prop} (historical region) :: Lydien
Lydia {prop} (biblical woman) :: Lydia
Lydia {prop} (female given name) :: Lydia
lye {n} (caustic alkaline solution) :: lud {c}
Lyme disease {n} (infection by bacteria of the genus Borrelia) :: Borrelia
lymph {n} (the fluid carried by the lymphatic system) :: lymfe {c}
lynx {n} (wild cat) :: los
Lyons {prop} (a city in France) :: Lyon
lyre {n} (stringed musical instrument) :: lyre {c}
lyric {n} (words of a song) SEE: lyrics ::
lyrics {n} (the words to a song) :: sangtekst {m}
lysosome {n} (digestive organelle) :: lysosom {n}