See also: Ella, Ellá, eļļa, -ella, -ellä, eļļā, and élla

AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illa, feminine of ille.

PronounEdit

ella

  1. she

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illa, feminine of ille.

PronounEdit

ella

  1. she

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan elha, ela, from Latin illa, feminine of ille.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ella (plural elles)

  1. she

DeclensionEdit


CorsicanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illa, feminine form of ille (that), from Old Latin olle (that). Cognates include Italian ella and Spanish ella.

PronounEdit

ella f

  1. she
  2. her (disjunctive)

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ReferencesEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ella.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

ella

  1. or

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ella, shortened from earlier elliga. Compare ellegar.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

ella

  1. else, or else, otherwise

SynonymsEdit

ConjunctionEdit

ella

  1. (obsolete) or

SynonymsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illa, feminine of ille (that).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈelːa/, [ˈel̺.l̺ä]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: él‧la

PronounEdit

ella f (plural elle, archaic plural elleno)

  1. (literary, subject form) she
    Synonym: lei

Usage notesEdit

The term has largely fallen out of use in the spoken language, in favour of the oblique form lei.

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AnagramsEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *ɸalnati.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

·ella

  1. unattested by itself; takes various preverbs to form verbs

Derived termsEdit

It is not easy to clearly distinguish between derivatives of this root and derivatives of ·lá (from Proto-Celtic *layeti). See fo·ceird for derivatives of ·lá.

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
·ella unchanged ·n-ella
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

PortugueseEdit

PronounEdit

ella f

  1. Obsolete spelling of ela

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illa, feminine of ille.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ella (plural ellas)

  1. she, her (used subjectively and after prepositions)
  2. it (used subjectively and after prepositions to refer to feminine nouns)

Related termsEdit

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