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definition of the word lie

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Rank of this word in the English language, from analyzing texts from Project Gutenberg.
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Old English licgan, from Proto-Germanic *ligjan-, from Proto-Indo-European *legh-. Cognate with Danish ligge, Dutch liggen, German liegen, Gothic 𐌻𐌹𐌲𐌰𐌽 (ligan), Swedish ligga; and with Latin lectus (bed), Irish luighe, Russian лежать.

Infinitive
to lie

Third person singular
lies

Simple past
lay

Past participle
lain

Present participle
lying

to lie (third-person singular simple present lies, present participle lying, simple past lay, past participle lain)

  1. (intransitive) To be in a horizontal position.
  2. (intransitive) To be placed or situated.


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