See also: Bulle and bullé

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

bulle (plural bulles)

  1. Obsolete form of bull.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French bulle, from Old French bulle, borrowed from Latin bulla. Doublet of the inherited boule.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /byl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

bulle f (plural bulles)

  1. bubble
  2. speech bubble, thought bubble

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

bulle

  1. first-person singular present indicative of buller
  2. third-person singular present indicative of buller
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of buller
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of buller
  5. second-person singular imperative of buller

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

bulle

  1. papal bull

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French bulle, borrowed from Latin bulla.

NounEdit

bulle f (plural bulles)

  1. (Ancient Rome) bulla (amulet)
  2. seal; bull (stamp in wax of authentification)
  3. a letter sealed with a bull

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • French: bulle

ReferencesEdit

  • bulle on Dictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330–1500) (in French)

Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈpuːlle/

VerbEdit

būlle

  1. inflection of buollit:
    1. first-person dual present indicative
    2. third-person plural past indicative

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin bulla. Compare bole.

NounEdit

bulle f (oblique plural bulles, nominative singular bulle, nominative plural bulles)

  1. seal (a stamp in wax to seal a letter)
  2. a letter sealed with a bull (seal)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

bulle

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of bullir.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of bullir.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of bullir.

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bulle c

  1. a bun; a small bread roll
  2. (slang) a taxi, a cab

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bulle 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bulle bullen bullar bullarna
Genitive bulles bullens bullars bullarnas

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