la

1
[ lah ]
/ lɑ /

noun Music.

the syllable used for the sixth tone of a diatonic scale.
(in the fixed system of solmization) the tone A.Compare sol-fa(def 1).

Origin of la

1
Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at gamut
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British Dictionary definitions for las (1 of 5)

la

1
/ (lɑː) /

noun

music a variant spelling of lah

British Dictionary definitions for las (2 of 5)

la

2
/ (lɔː) /

interjection

an exclamation of surprise or emphasis

Word Origin for la

Old English lo

British Dictionary definitions for las (3 of 5)

la

3

the internet domain name for

Lao People's Democratic Republic

British Dictionary definitions for las (4 of 5)

La


the chemical symbol for

lanthanum

British Dictionary definitions for las (5 of 5)

LA


abbreviation for

Legislative Assembly
Library Association
local agent
Los Angeles
Louisiana
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Medicine definitions for las

La


The symbol for the elementlanthanum
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Science definitions for las

La


The symbol for lanthanum.
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