[ley-ding] /ˈleɪ dɪŋ/
the act of lading.
that with which something is ; load; freight; cargo.
verb (used with object), laded, laden or laded, lading.
to put (something) on or in, as a burden, load, or cargo; load.
to load oppressively; burden (used chiefly in the passive):
laden with many responsibilities.
to fill or cover abundantly (used chiefly in the passive):
trees laden with fruit; a man laden with honors.
to lift or throw in or out, as a fluid, with a ladle or other utensil.
verb (used without object), laded, laden or laded, lading.
to take on a load.
to lade a liquid.
a load; cargo; freight
verb lades, lading, laded, laden (ˈleɪdən), laded
to put cargo or freight on board (a ship, etc) or (of a ship, etc) to take on cargo or freight
(transitive; usually passive) and foll by with. to burden or oppress
(transitive; usually passive) and foll by with. to fill or load
to remove (liquid) with or as if with a ladle
(Scot) a watercourse, esp a millstream
“act of loading a boat,” early 15c., verbal noun from lade (v.).
Old English hladan (past tense hlod, past participle gehladen) “to load, heap” (the general Germanic sense), also “to draw water” (a meaning peculiar to English), from Proto-Germanic *khlad- (cf. Old Norse hlaða, Old Saxon hladan, Middle Dutch and Dutch laden, Old Frisian hlada “to load,” Old High German hladen, German laden), from PIE *kla- “to spread out flat” (cf. Lithuanian kloti “to spread,” Old Church Slavonic klado “to set, place”).
[luh-dee-noh; Spanish lah-th ee-naw] /ləˈdi noʊ; Spanish lɑˈði nɔ/ noun, plural Ladinos [luh-dee-nohz; Spanish lah-th ee-naws] /ləˈdi noʊz; Spanish lɑˈði nɔs/ (Show IPA), for 2, 3. 1. Also called Judeo-Spanish, Judezmo. a Romance language of Sephardic Jews, based on Old Spanish and written in the Hebrew script. 2. (in Spanish America) a mestizo. 3. (lowercase) […]
noun 1. a giant variety of white clover, Trifolium repens lodigense, used for pasture and hay.
[lad-is-laws] /ˈlæd ɪsˌlɔs/ noun 1. Saint, c1040–95, king of Hungary 1077–95.
- Ladislaus i
/ˈlædɪsˌlɔːs/ noun 1. Saint. 1040–95, king of Hungary (1077–95). He extended his country’s boundaries and suppressed paganism. Feast day: June 27