Last modified on 16 November 2014, at 21:41

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin plus.

AdverbEdit

pli

  1. more
    • 1903, L. L. Zamenhof, Fundamenta Krestomatio, Project Gutenberg transcription
      Du homoj povas pli multe fari ol unu.
      Two people can do much more than one.

AntonymsEdit


FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pli n

  1. young seagull
  2. cry of a seagull

Coordinate termsEdit

InterjectionEdit

pli

  1. cry of a seagull
    másin sigur pli
    the seagull says pli

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb plier.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pli m (plural plis)

  1. fold
  2. pleat
  3. letter
  4. (card games) trick

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RafsiEdit

pli

  1. rafsi of pilno.

Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French ploi, from the verb ploiier, from the Latin verb plicō (I fold).

NounEdit

pli m (oblique plural plis, nominative singular plis, nominative plural pli)

  1. fold
    • 1607, Loys d'Orleans, Les ouvertures des Parlements, page 332
      Car Macrobe se moque de luy d'avoir fait adiourner un homme pour luy auoir defait un des plis de sa robe.
      Because Macrobe is making fun of him for having adjourned the case of a man because he removed one of the folds from his robes.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: ply (borrowed)
  • French: pli

ReferencesEdit


RomanschEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin plus.

AdverbEdit

pli

  1. more