Complete Definition of "lien"

see|liên
wikipedia|dab=lien (disambiguation)|lien
English

Etymology
From MF. #French|lien, from L. ligamen âbondâ, from ligare âbindâ.

Pronunciation
IPA|/li:n/, /lɪÉn/
Homophones: lean

Noun
wikipedia|lien|lien (law)
en-noun

  1. obsolete A tendon.
  2. law A legal claim; a charge upon real or personal property for the satisfaction of some debt or duty.

seeCites

Derived terms
lienholder

Translations

Norwegian: heftelse
Swedish: lån
mid

Anagrams
line


French

Etymology
From L. ligamen, from ligare âbind, tieâ.

Noun
fr-noun|m

  1. link

Category:French nouns


Latin

Noun
lien m (genitive: lienis)

  1. spleen

Category:Latin nouns

et:lien
fr:lien
ko:lien
io:lien
id:lien
hu:lien
pl:lien
ru:lien
su:lien
fi:lien
te:lien
vi:lien
vo:lien
zh:lien

Revision and Credits for"lien"
  • 2007-12-22 02:19 - Circeus - Change deprecated template, Replaced: {{fr-noun-reg|m}} → {{fr-noun|m}} [[Project:AutoWikiBrowser|AWB]]

  • Full Revision History
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the
GNU Free Documentation License
 
 

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Allwords Copyright 1998-2021 All rights reserved.