See also: êlles and ellēs

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illās, accusative feminine plural of ille.

PronounEdit

elles f pl

  1. they (female)

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin illās, accusative feminine plural of ille.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

elles

  1. they (feminine)

DeclensionEdit


DanishEdit

NounEdit

elles c

  1. indefinite genitive plural of el

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French eles, from Latin illās, accusative feminine plural of ille.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

elles f pl

  1. they (female).
  2. them (female).

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

elles f

  1. plural of elle

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatvianEdit

NounEdit

elles f

  1. genitive singular form of elle
  2. nominative plural form of elle
  3. vocative plural form of elle
  4. accusative plural form of elle

Middle FrenchEdit

PronounEdit

elles f pl

  1. they (female).
  2. them (female).

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From eller (or).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

elles

  1. (conjunctive) else, otherwise
    Det lyt du gjera, elles går dette gale.
    You have to do that, else this will go wrong.

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronounEdit

elles

  1. Obsolete spelling of eles

NounEdit

elles m

  1. Obsolete spelling of eles

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

elles

  1. (gender-neutral, neologism) they (plural). A gender-neutral plural third-person personal pronoun.
    • 2019, Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales, Derechos humanos en la Argentina: Informe 2019, Siglo XXI Editores, →ISBN:
      Elles integraron los organismos junto a activistas que si bien no tenían parientes desaparecides se sumaron por trayectorias militantes y profesionales.
      They were part of the organizations along with activists who, although they had no relatives who had disappeared, joined them through militant and professional trajectories.

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