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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English final, fynal, fynall, from Old French final, from Latin fīnālis (of or relating to the end or to boundaries), from fīnis (end); see fine. Replaced native English endly (final)

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NounEdit

final (plural finals)

  1. (Canada, US) A final examination; a test or examination given at the end of a term or class; the test that concludes a class.
  2. (sports) The last round, game or match in a contest, after which the winner is determined.
  3. A contest that narrows a field of contestants (finalists) to ranked positions, usually in numbered places (1st place/prize, 2nd place/prize, etc.) or a winner and numbered runners-up (1st runner-up, etc.).
  4. (phonology) The final part of a syllable, the combination of medial and rime in phonetics and phonology.
  5. (music) The tonic or keynote of a Gregorian mode, and hence the final note of any conventional melody played in that mode.

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AdjectiveEdit

final (comparative more final, superlative most final)

  1. Last; ultimate.
    final solution;   the final day of a school term
  2. Conclusive; decisive.
    a final judgment;   the battle of Waterloo brought the contest to a final issue
  3. Respecting an end or object to be gained; respecting the purpose or ultimate end in view.
  4. (grammar) Expressing purpose; as in the term final clause.
  5. (linguistics) Word-final, occurring at the end of a word.
    • 1892, Walter Besant, “Prologue: Who is Edmund Gray?”, in The Ivory Gate: A Novel, New York, N.Y.: Harper & Brothers, Franklin Square, OCLC 16832619:
      Thus, when he drew up instructions in lawyer language, he expressed the important words by an initial, a medial, or a final consonant, and made scratches for all the words between; his clerks, however, understood him very well.

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CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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final (masculine and feminine plural finals)

  1. final

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NounEdit

final m (plural finals)

  1. end (last point or moment of something)
  2. finale (chronological conclusion of a series of narrative works)

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final f (plural finals)

  1. (sports, competitions) final, final round

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Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian finale, from Latin fīnālis, from fīnis (end).

NounEdit

final

  1. a final

DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

final

  1. final

ReferencesEdit

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fīnālis.

PronunciationEdit

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final (feminine singular finale, masculine plural finaux, feminine plural finales)

  1. final (last)
  2. (linguistics, grammar) expressing purpose

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GermanEdit

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final (not comparable)

  1. final

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ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

final (invariant)

  1. Apocopic form of finale

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final m

  1. Apocopic form of finale

LadinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

final m (feminine singular finala, masculine plural finai, feminine plural finales)

  1. final

Old FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

final m (oblique and nominative feminine singular finale)

  1. final, definitive, last

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin fīnālis, from fīnis.

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AdjectiveEdit

final m, f (plural finais, comparable)

  1. final, ultimate, last

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:final.

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NounEdit

final m (plural finais)

  1. an end

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:final.

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final f (plural finais)

  1. (sports) final

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:final.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

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final m (Cyrillic spelling финал)

  1. (linguistics) final (last letter of word)
  2. (sports) final

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SpanishEdit

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final (plural finales) (superlative finalísimo)

  1. final

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final m (plural finales)

  1. an end
  2. (sports) final

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SwedishEdit

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final c

  1. (sports) a final

DeclensionEdit

Declension of final 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative final finalen finaler finalerna
Genitive finals finalens finalers finalernas

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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French final.

NounEdit

final (definite accusative finali, plural finaller)

  1. the end
  2. (education) the final exam
  3. (music) finale
  4. (sports) in tournaments: the last contest

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative final
Definite accusative finali
Singular Plural
Nominative final finaller
Definite accusative finali finalleri
Dative finale finallere
Locative finalde finallerde
Ablative finalden finallerden
Genitive finalin finallerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular finalim finallerim
2nd singular finalin finallerin
3rd singular finali finalleri
1st plural finalimiz finallerimiz
2nd plural finaliniz finalleriniz
3rd plural finalleri finalleri