See also: delà, dēlā, dēla, and de la

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CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish dela, contraction of ‘de la.’

ContractionEdit

  1. (obsolete) of the, from the (only in names with Spanish origins or in phrases with Spanish construct)

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From contraction of preposition de(of, from) + third-person feminine singular pronoun ela(she, her, it)

ContractionEdit

dela f ‎(masculine del, masculine plural deles, feminine plural delas)

  1. of her, of it, from her, from it

Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *dailijaną

VerbEdit

dēla

  1. to distribute

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Old SwedishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

dela f ‎(plural delas, masculine dele, masculine plural deles)

  1. Contraction of de(of; from) + ela(she; her; it)
    • 2005, J. K. Rowling, Lya Wyler, Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe, Rocco, page 308:
      Você notou os cabelos dela, são negros e brilhantes e macios...
      You noticed her hair, it's dark and brilliant and soft...

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:dele.


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish dēla from Old Norse deila, from Proto-Germanic *dailijaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dela ‎(present delar, preterite delade, supine delat, imperative dela)

  1. to deal, share; divide something between recipients
  2. to share; to have in common
    De delar ett språk
    They share a language
  3. to split; divide something in different parts
    Dela tårtan i lika stora delar
    Cut the cake in equal parts

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VolapükEdit

NounEdit

dela

  1. genitive singular of del