1. transitive verb To leave, to leave something aside, to leave something behind, to set something aside.
2. transitive verb To let (to allow). In this case it is followed by an infinitive.
3. transitive verb To lend (to let another person use something that is yours).
4. periphrastic verb It is used to express a request or a precaution. It is followed by a participle. Example: Na mara hast deixat diçat qwe nõn aurèms a porta a nesũ, our mother has asked us not to open the door to anybody.
Etymology: From Latin laxare via Spanish dejar.