Origin of laqueus
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The word lace came from France, where it was called lacis or lassis, derived from the Latin laqueus (a noose).Needlework As Art|Marian Alford
Laqueus contritus est, by Fourniller, et nos liberati sumus.Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.|Francois Rabelais
The Clehongre figure is especially curious as shewing the ailette fastened by its "laqueus," which appears on the outside.Ancient Armour and Weapons in Europe|John Hewitt
Lacer is derived from laqs, a rope, a noose; and this comes from laqueus.