See also: Bella and Bellä

CatalanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bella

  1. feminine singular of bell

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Substantivization of the singular feminine form of bello (beautiful).

NounEdit

bella f (plural belle)

  1. beauty, belle (beautiful woman)
  2. sweetheart
    Synonyms: compagna, fidanzata, innamorata
  3. fair copy (final draft of a piece of writing)
  4. showdown (deciding match)
  5. a Renaissance-style ceramic plate decorated with portraits of young women.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

bella

  1. feminine singular of bello

AnagramsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • bella in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

NounEdit

bella

  1. nominative plural of bellum
  2. accusative plural of bellum
  3. vocative plural of bellum

AdjectiveEdit

bella

  1. nominative feminine singular of bellus
  2. nominative neuter plural of bellus
  3. accusative neuter plural of bellus
  4. vocative feminine singular of bellus
  5. nominative neuter plural of bellus

AdjectiveEdit

bellā

  1. ablative feminine singular of bellus

MakasarEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bella (Lontara spelling ᨅᨙᨒ)

  1. far
    Antonym: ambani

Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

bella (present bellr, past singular ball)

  1. (transitive, with dative) hit, hurt

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

bella

  1. (with dative) to dare, venture
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: belle

ReferencesEdit

  • bella1 in Geir T. Zoëga, A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1910
  • bella2 in Geir T. Zoëga, A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1910

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) bula
  • (Surmiran) pula

NounEdit

bella f (plural bellas)

  1. (Sursilvan) butterfly, moth

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (most of Spain and Latin America) /ˈbeʝa/, [ˈbe.ʝa]
  • IPA(key): (rural northern Spain, Andes Mountains) /ˈbeʎa/, [ˈbe.ʎa]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ˈbeʃa/, [ˈbe.ʃa]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈbeʒa/, [ˈbe.ʒa]

AdjectiveEdit

bella

  1. feminine singular of bello