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See also: Hela, HeLa, helá, and héla

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German hell.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhela/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: he‧la

AdjectiveEdit

hela (accusative singular helan, plural helaj, accusative plural helajn)

  1. clear, bright
    • 1997, Henrik Ibsen, Odd Tangerud, transl., John Gabriel Borkman:
      Li estas juna homo kun helaj, bravaj okuloj.
      He is a young man with bright, brave eyes.

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FinnishEdit

NounEdit

hela

  1. mounting, fitting, bushing

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of hela (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative hela helat
genitive helan helojen
partitive helaa heloja
illative helaan heloihin
singular plural
nominative hela helat
accusative nom. hela helat
gen. helan
genitive helan helojen
helainrare
partitive helaa heloja
inessive helassa heloissa
elative helasta heloista
illative helaan heloihin
adessive helalla heloilla
ablative helalta heloilta
allative helalle heloille
essive helana heloina
translative helaksi heloiksi
instructive heloin
abessive helatta heloitta
comitative heloineen

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German hell. Not inherited from Esperanto hela, but could be influenced. The native word is klara.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hela

  1. (neologism, of colors) light
    Synonym: klara

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • helet
  • helte (simple past, Etymology 4)
  • helt (past participle, Etymology 4)

VerbEdit

hela

  1. inflection of hele:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *hanhilaz. Cognate with Middle Dutch hiele (Dutch hiel), Old Frisian hēla, Old Norse hæll (Danish hæl, Swedish häl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hēla m (nominative plural hēlan)

  1. heel (of the foot)
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Variant of ēalā.

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

hēlā

  1. Alternative form of ēalā

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse heila, from Proto-Germanic *hailijaną.

VerbEdit

hēla

  1. to heal, to cure
  2. to save (in religious sense)

ConjugationEdit

or

DescendantsEdit


SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Heller, which was introduced in 1904 at the value of 1/100 rupee.

NounEdit

hela (n class, plural hela)

  1. money
    Synonym: pesa
  2. (historical) heller

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

hela

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of hel.

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish hēla, from Old Norse heila, from Proto-Germanic *hailijaną. Equivalent to Swedish hel +‎ -a.

VerbEdit

hela (present helar, preterite helade, supine helat, imperative hela)

  1. to heal; especially through faith
ConjugationEdit
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