IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛːla/
    Rhymes: -ɛːla

VerbEdit

fela (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative fól, third-person plural past indicative fólu, supine fólginn) or fela (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative faldi, supine falið)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to hide, to conceal
  2. (ditransitive) to entrust with, to charge with

Usage notesEdit

  • The verb fela may have either strong (class 6) or weak (class 1) conjugation.

Derived termsEdit


KashubianEdit

NounEdit

fela f

  1. defect
  2. mistake
  3. second
  4. plain card in the deck

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *felu, from Proto-Indo-European *pelu-, *pel-. Cognate with Old Saxon filo, filu, Old High German filu (German viel), Old Norse fjǫl- in compounds, Icelandic fjöl- in compounds, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌻𐌿 (filu). The Indo-Euorpean root is also the source of Ancient Greek πολύς (polus), Latin plus, Old Irish il (Welsh lliaws).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fela (indeclinable; usually + genitive plural)

  1. much, many

PronounEdit

fela (indeclinable; usually + genitive plural)

  1. much, many

AdverbEdit

fela

  1. much, very

Derived termsEdit

  • ealfela — very much.
  • efenfela, emfela num. adj. — just so many, as many

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

fela c

  1. (colloquial) a fiddle, a violin

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

fela (present felar, preterite felade, supine felat , imperative fela )

  1. to do wrong, to commit a fault; to err; to do what is morally wrong
  2. to be missing, to be wanting

ConjugationEdit

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 07:59