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See also: felé, -féle, felë, fêle, and fêlé

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EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English feele, fele, from Old English feola, fela (much, many, very), from Proto-Germanic *felu (very, much), from Proto-Indo-European *pélh₁u (many). Cognate with Scots fele (many, much, great), Dutch veel (much, many), German viel (much, many), Latin plūs (more), Ancient Greek πολύς (polús, many). Related to full.

AdverbEdit

fele

  1. (dialectal or obsolete) Greatly, much, very
    For they bring in the substance of the Beere / That they drinken feele too good chepe, not dere.Hakluyts Voyages.

AdjectiveEdit

fele (comparative feler, superlative felest)

  1. (dialectal or obsolete) Much; many.
    • dated 1456, from J. T. Gilbert, Calendar of Ancient Records of Dublin, vol. 1 (1889)
      Any maner of thynges desyryt [] heraftyr may be had and ygrawnt by the fellyst of the sayd comynes.
    • Lancelot (c.1500)
      Galiot haith chargit hyme to tak as fell folk.
      Galiot hath charged him to take as fele folk.
    • Gavin Douglas (1513)
      This cruel monstre, [] Infect with fele venom;
    • William Stewart (1535)
      so fele slaughter
    • William Stewart (1535)
      feill folk als out of Germania
      fele folk as out of Germania
    • Richard Hakluyt (1598)
      So fele shippes this yere there ware / That moch losse for vnfreyght they bare.
      So fele ships this year there were / that much loss for unfreight they bore.

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PronounEdit

fele

  1. (dialectal or obsolete) Many (of).

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AnagramsEdit


HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈfɛlɛ]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: fe‧le

Etymology 1Edit

PostpositionEdit

fele

  1. (dialectal) in the direction of, around (variant of felé)

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

fele (not comparable)

  1. half (of the)
    A fele gond az enyém. - Half (of) the trouble is mine.

NounEdit

fele

  1. third-person singular (single possession) possessive of fél
    A pénz fele az enyém.Half of the money is mine.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative fele
accusative felét
dative felének
instrumental felével
causal-final feléért
translative felévé
terminative feléig
essive-formal feleként
essive-modal feléül
inessive felében
superessive felén
adessive felénél
illative felébe
sublative felére
allative feléhez
elative feléből
delative feléről
ablative felétől

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

fēle

  1. ablative singular of fēlēs

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
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ei fele
a violin

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse fiðla. Compare English fiddle

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /feːle/, [ˈfeː.lə]

NounEdit

fele f, m (definite singular fela or felen, indefinite plural feler, definite plural felene)

  1. a violin
  2. a fiddle; any form of stringed instrument

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

“fele” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse fiðla.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /feːle/, [ˈfeː.lə]

NounEdit

fele f (definite singular fela, indefinite plural feler, definite plural felene)

  1. a violin
  2. a fiddle; any form of stringed instrument

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

“fele” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.


Old IrishEdit

VerbEdit

fele (relative)

  1. Alternative form of fil