See also: férié and férie

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English ferie, from Old French ferie, from Latin feriae (holidays). See fair.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

ferie (plural feries)

  1. (obsolete) A holiday.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for ferie in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fēriae (festival, rest).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈfeɐ̯ˀiə], [ˈfeɐ̯ˀjə]

NounEdit

ferie c (singular definite ferien, plural indefinite ferier)

  1. holiday
  2. vacation
  3. recess

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

ferie f

  1. plural of feria
  2. holidays, vacation

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Partially from Old Norse ferja; partially a back-formation from ferien.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ferie (plural feries)

  1. A place where a ferry crosses.
  2. (rare) A ferry.
DescendantsEdit
  • English: ferry (see there for further descendants)
  • Scots: ferry
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old French ferie, from Medieval Latin fēria; compare feyre.

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NounEdit

ferie (plural feries)

  1. A weekday; a day of the working week.
  2. A feria; a day that isn't a festival.
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DescendantsEdit
  • English: ferie (obsolete)
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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin feriae.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ferie m (definite singular ferien, indefinite plural ferier, definite plural feriene)

  1. vacation (US), holiday (UK)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin feriae.

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NounEdit

ferie m (definite singular ferien, indefinite plural feriar, definite plural feriane)

  1. vacation, holiday

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PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin fēriae (holiday, festival).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛ.rʲjɛ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

ferie nvir

  1. winter vacation
  2. winter school break

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • ferie in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • ferie in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

ferie

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of feriar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of feriar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of feriar.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of feriar.