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CzechEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

folie f

  1. foil (very thin sheet of metal)

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Folie, from Late Latin folia, plural form of folium (leaf, sheet). The word foelie derives from the same source, but is older and entered the language via Old French.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

folie f or n (plural folies, diminutive folietje n)

  1. foil (sheet of material)

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

folie f (plural folies)

  1. madness, folly, insanity; silliness, craziness
  2. (architecture) folly

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Further readingEdit

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InterlingueEdit

NounEdit

folie (plural folies)

  1. leaf
  2. sheet (of paper)
  3. (metal) foil

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

folie

  1. Alternative form of folye

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin folium

NounEdit

folie m (definite singular folien, indefinite plural folier, definite plural foliene)

  1. foil (thin material)
  2. film (thin material, such as plastic film, cling film)

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin folium

NounEdit

folie m (definite singular folien, indefinite plural foliar, definite plural foliane)

  1. foil (thin material)
  2. film (thin material, such as plastic film, cling film)

Derived termsEdit

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Old FrenchEdit

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NounEdit

folie f (oblique plural folies, nominative singular folie, nominative plural folies)

  1. madness; insanity

DescendantsEdit


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

folie

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