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Definition of Leagues
LeagueLeague League, n. [Cf. OE. legue, lieue, a measure of length,
F. lieue, Pr. lega, legua, It. & LL. lega, Sp. legua, Pg.
legoa, legua; all fr. LL. leuca, of Celtic origin: cf. Arm.
leo, lev (perh. from French), Ir. leige (perh. from English);
also Ir. & Gael. leac a flag, a broad, flat stone, W. llech,
-- such stones having perh. served as a sort of milestone
1. A measure of length or distance, varying in different
countries from about 2.4 to 4.6 English statute miles of
5.280 feet each, and used (as a land measure) chiefly on
the continent of Europe, and in the Spanish parts of
America. The marine league of England and the United
States is equal to three marine, or geographical, miles of
6080 feet each.
Note: The English land league is equal to three English
statute miles. The Spanish and French leagues vary in
each country according to usage and the kind of
measurement to which they are applied. The Dutch and
German leagues contain about four geographical miles,
or about 4.6 English statute miles.
2. A stone erected near a public road to mark the distance of
a league. [Obs.] LeagueLeague League, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Leagued; p. pr. & vb. n.
Leaguing.] [Cf. F. se liguer. See 2d League.]
To unite in a league or confederacy; to combine for mutual
support; to confederate. --South.
League League, v. t.
To join in a league; to cause to combine for a joint purpose;
to combine; to unite; as, common interests will league
Meaning of Leagues from wikipedia
by the The Mountain Goats League
of Legends, a 2009 video
(band), an American
rock band The League
, an American sitcom broadcast
- as "AFC Champions League
to the United States
and Canada's Major League
Soccer, as well as other professional sports leagues
in Australia, Australia's...
- Leagues Under
the Sea: A Tour of the Underwater World
(French: Vingt mille lieues
sous les mers: Tour du monde
sous-marin, "Twenty Thousand Leagues
- The Negro leagues
were United States professional baseball leagues comprising teams predominantly
made up of African Americans
and, to a lesser
- of Minor League Baseball leagues
in the United
States, Canada, and Mexico. Triple-A leagues
are the highest level
of Minor League
- sports leagues
in the United States
are the highest professional competitions
of team sports
countries. The four leagues
- This is a list of ice hockey leagues
, both professional
and amateur, from around
the world; parentheses denote
year of establishment
- The League
is an American sitcom
on FX and later
FXX from October
29, 2009 to December
9, 2015 for a total
seasons. The series, set...
- King's Cup Leagues Brunei Super League
(1st tier) Brunei Premier League
(2nd tier) Cups Brunei
FA Cup Brunei Super
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- Annual Report
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. Retrieved October
19, 2018. "Second-tier football leagues
in Europe ranked
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