See also: Dalle, dallé, and dallë

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French dalle (sink, gullet), a borrowing from Old Norse dæla (a small dale, ship's drain or pump, a small bucket, a groove, trough, trench, eaves), from Proto-Germanic *dalą (valley), cognate with Dutch daal (trough, spout). More at dale.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dal/
  • (file)

NounEdit

dalle f (plural dalles)

  1. slab, flagstone

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

dalle

  1. inflection of daller:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

ContractionEdit

dalle

  1. contraction of da le; from the

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈtalle/

AdverbEdit

dalle

  1. then, at that time

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Catalan dalle or Occitan dalh, from Late Latin daculum (sickle, scythe),[1][2] possibly from Proto-Indo-European *dʰalg-tlā, from *dʰalg-, *dʰalk- (pricking, stabbing, or cutting tool; needle, pin; knife), from *dʰelg-, *dʰelk- (to stick, prick, stab).

See also Lithuanian dilgėlė (nettle), dilgus (prickly), Latin falx (hook, sickle), Old Irish delg (spine, needle).[3]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dalle m (plural dalles)

  1. scythe

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ dalle” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.
  2. ^ Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN
  3. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 662