gâdila

RomanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • gâdili

EtymologyEdit

Probably ultimately from Turkish gidiklanmak. Cf. Aromanian gadil, Bulgarian gădeličkam, Albanian gudulis. Other theories also existed, including the Latin catulīre, or *cattellāre, a derivation from the aforementioned Bulgarian, or a Dacian substratum word of Indo-European origin, cf. *geid- (tickle) [1].

VerbEdit

a gâdila (third-person singular present gâdilă, past participle gâdilat1st conj.

  1. to tickle

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Romanian Explanatory Dictionary
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