биле

See also: билје, биље, and -биле

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *bylьje (herbage), originally a collective sg. tantum with meaning cluster of weeds/herbs. Morphologically equivalent to Proto-Slavic *bylь (herb) +‎ (-e). Out of use and replaced by билка (bilka).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

би́ле (bílen (diminutive би́лка)

  1. (collective) herbage
  2. (by extension) natural medicament, remedy

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • биле in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • биле in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

би́ле (bílen inan

  1. prepositional singular of би́ло (bílo)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish بیله(bile) (Turkish bile).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bǐle/
  • Hyphenation: би‧ле

AdverbEdit

бѝле (Latin spelling bìle)

  1. (regional) moreover, even
    биле је и он дошао чак и онeven he came

Southern AltaiEdit

NounEdit

биле (bile)

  1. family

TuvanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *bile (with, together, also). Cognate with Shor пла, Karachay-Balkar бла (bla), Kumyk булан (bulan), Turkish ile, Western Yugur pli.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɪ.le/, [bi̞.le̞]

ParticleEdit

биле (bile)

  1. Hyphenated after a word, forming its comitative or instrumental case.

ConjunctionEdit

биле (bile)

  1. and

SynonymsEdit