How do you spell Hannukah?
"Celtic monumental stone," 1768, from Welsh llech, cognate with Gaelic and Irish leac (see cromlech).
"yen, strong desire" (especially sexual), 1796, variant of letch. Meaning "a lecher" is by 1943.
: when Henry goes letching after Anne/ keep Junior from leching (1911+)
[fr lecher, lechery, ultimately fr the notion of licking]