There are 3 definitions of leet in English:

leet1

Syllabification: leet
Pronunciation: /lēt
 
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noun

historical
  • (In England) a yearly or half-yearly court of record that the lords of certain manors held.
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    • Where the lord of the manor held a court leet, the jurisdiction of the hundred was exercised in that court, and the fines collected were payable to the lord.
    • There were two kinds of manorial court - the court baron and the court leet.
    • However, there was often an overlap in the type of business conducted in the court baron and court leet.

Origin

Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French lete or Anglo-Latin leta, of unknown origin.

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There are 3 definitions of leet in English:

leet2

Syllabification: leet
Pronunciation: /lēt
 
/
(also leetspeak)

noun

  • An informal language or code used on the Internet, in which standard letters are often replaced by numerals or special characters.
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    • This is cool and shows that black clad Berlin marketing gurus are down with leetspeak.
    • But the whole thing conjures up images of middle class parents trying to converse with their children in "leetspeak" over breakfast.
    • Is it a common practice in leetspeak to vary the capitalization of the words you are typing?

Origin

early 21st century: from leet, representing a pronunciation of elite (+ -speak).

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noun

Scottish
  • A list of candidates selected for a post.

Origin

late Middle English: probably from Old French lit(t)e, variant of liste 'list'.

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