Meanings

1.
to lie flat on
(Mainly used for hair or ears that are fairly flat on the head.)
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Opposite: abstehen
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2.
to be on
(ONLY in the context of electrical engineering, for a current or voltage "being" on a wire or pole.)
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3.
to be on the agenda
(For issues or tasks that need to be addressed. Quite common in the office world.)
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Word Family

Root: *legh-

The core idea of this root was:

laying, lying down

of course the verbs to lay and to lie belong here, but the root is also the origin of law, lair, ledger, allay and low.  And of lager, which is essentially a German word that means storage.

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