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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

elää +‎ -e

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ele

  1. gesture, sign

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of ele (Kotus type 48/hame, no gradation)
nominative ele eleet
genitive eleen eleiden
eleitten
partitive elettä eleitä
illative eleeseen eleisiin
eleihin
singular plural
nominative ele eleet
accusative nom. ele eleet
gen. eleen
genitive eleen eleiden
eleitten
partitive elettä eleitä
inessive eleessä eleissä
elative eleestä eleistä
illative eleeseen eleisiin
eleihin
adessive eleellä eleillä
ablative eleeltä eleiltä
allative eleelle eleille
essive eleenä eleinä
translative eleeksi eleiksi
instructive elein
abessive eleettä eleittä
comitative eleineen

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit


Old FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin illa, feminine of ille.

PronounEdit

ele f (masculine il)

  1. she
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin ala.

NounEdit

ele f (oblique plural eles, nominative singular ele, nominative plural eles)

  1. wing (anatomy)
DescendantsEdit

PalenqueroEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish él.

PronounEdit

ele

  1. he/she/it (third-person singular personal pronoun)

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese ele, from Latin ille (that, he, she, it).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ele m (feminine ela, plural eles, feminine plural elas)

  1. third-person masculine singular nominative personal pronoun; he; it
    • 2003, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix), Rocco, page 182:
      Ele tem razão, eu não quero mais dormir no mesmo dormitório que ele, ele é doido.
      He is right, I don't want to sleep in the same dormitory as him anymore, he is crazy.
    • 2003, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix), Rocco, page 643:
      Ele nunca vai reparar na gente [...]
      He will never notice us [...]
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 359:
      Ele se aproximou e experimentou empurrá-la.
      He came closer and tried to push it.
    Ele andou até mim.
    He walked towards me.
  2. third-person masculine singular prepositional pronoun; him; it
    Eu gosto de conversar com ele.
    I enjoy talking to him.
  3. (Brazil, colloquial) third-person masculine singular personal pronoun used in all positions; he; him; it
    Um homem matou ele.
    A man killed him.
Usage notesEdit

The following preposition + ele contractions are mandatory:

QuotationsEdit

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

See alsoEdit

Portuguese personal pronouns (edit)
Number Person Nominative
(subject)
Accusative
(direct object)
Dative
(indirect object)
Oblique Oblique
with com
Non-declining
m f m f m and f m f m f m f
Singular First eu me mim comigo
Second tu te ti contigo você
o senhor a senhora
Third ele ela o
(lo, no)
a
(la, na)
lhe ele ela com ele com ela o mesmo a mesma
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Plural First nós nos nós connosco (Portugal)
conosco (Brazil)
a gente
Second vós vos vós convosco vocês
os senhores as senhoras
Third eles elas os
(los, nos)
as
(las, nas)
lhes eles elas com eles com elas os mesmos as mesmas
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Indefinite se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ele m (plural eles)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter L/l.
QuotationsEdit

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


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illae, nominative feminine plural of ille.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ele f pl (third-person plural, masculine equivalent ei)

  1. (nominative form) they (for a group composed completely of females)

DeclensionEdit

Nominative
ele
Accusative
stressed unstressed
ele le
Genitive
one form for all numbers and genders
lor
Dative
stressed unstressed
lor le
Reflexive
Accusative Dative
stressed unstressed stressed unstressed
sine se sieși își

SynonymsEdit

PronounEdit

ele f (stressed accusative form of ele)

  1. (direct object, preceded by preposition, such as "pe", "cu", "la", or "pentru") them (all-female group)

Related termsEdit

  • ea (third-person feminine singular)
  • el (third-person masculine singular)
  • ei (third-person masculine plural)

See alsoEdit


SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ele f (plural eles)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter L/l.

Further readingEdit


TurkishEdit

NounEdit

ele

  1. dative singular of el

VolapükEdit

ArticleEdit

ele

  1. dative singular of el