/ (lɛk) /
n acronym for
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DISCOVER THE INFLUENCE OF PORTUGUESE ON ENGLISH VIA THIS QUIZ!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby LEC
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Example sentences from the Web for LEC
There are a good many instances in the MS. of -nesse corrected into -lec.
By an oversight I have referred to this ms. sometimes by Lec and sometimes by H.The Triads of Ireland|Kuno Meyer
In Fidhmor it was that Eoghan met with Patrick, where the flag (lec) is.