See also: Kile, kilé, kilè, kilë, and kiłę

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English kile, kyle, kylle, from Old Norse kýli (boil), from Proto-Germanic *kūlǭ, *kūlijǭ (boil), from Proto-Indo-European *gewl- (vessel, bowl, ball), from Proto-Indo-European *gew- (to bend, curve, vault). Cognate with Icelandic kýli (wen, boil), Swedish kula (boil, bulge; pit), Danish kule (boil, bump; pit), German Keule (club), German Kuhle (hollow), Dutch kuil (pit, hole). Distant doublet of keel, q.v.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kile (plural kiles)

  1. An ulcer; sore.

AnagramsEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kile

  1. locative singular of kilo

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kiːlə/, [ˈkʰiːlə]

NounEdit

kile c (singular definite kilen, plural indefinite kiler)

  1. wedge
  2. gusset

InflectionEdit

VerbEdit

kile (imperative kil, infinitive at kile, present tense kiler, past tense kilede, perfect tense har kilet)

  1. wedge

KapampanganEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kiray

NounEdit

kilé

  1. eyebrow

KumakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French clé.

NounEdit

kile

  1. key

ReferencesEdit

  • Claire Moyse-Faurie, Borrowings from Romance languages in Oceanic languages, in Aspects of Language Contact (2008) →ISBN

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German kil; compare with German Keil. The verb is derived from the noun.

NounEdit

kile m (definite singular kilen, indefinite plural kiler, definite plural kilene)

  1. a wedge or chock

VerbEdit

kile (present tense kiler, past tense kilte, past participle kilt)

  1. (transitive) to wedge

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse kitla, from Proto-Germanic *kitilōną.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

kile (present tense kiler, past tense kilte, past participle kilt)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to tickle

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German kil.

NounEdit

kile m (definite singular kilen, indefinite plural kilar, definite plural kilane)

  1. a wedge or chock

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈki.lɛ/
  • Rhymes: -ilɛ
  • Syllabification: ki‧le

NounEdit

kile f

  1. dative/locative singular of kiła

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

kile (Cyrillic spelling киле)

  1. inflection of kila:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative plural

SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kile

  1. locative singular of kilo

SloveneEdit

NounEdit

kile

  1. inflection of kila:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative/accusative plural

SwahiliEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

kile

  1. Ki class inflected form of -le.

TatarEdit

NounEdit

kile

  1. mortar