See also: Kille

CahuillaEdit

ParticleEdit

kille

  1. not

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Yiddish קהילה(kehile, (Jewish) community), from Hebrew קְהִלָּה(k'hillá, congregation).

NounEdit

kille f (plural killes, diminutive killetje n)

  1. (Judaism) organized Jewish community.
Alternative formsEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

kille f (plural killen, diminutive killetje n)

  1. Alternative form of kil

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

kille

  1. inflection of killen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *killa, from Proto-Germanic *kiljǭ, ultimately related to *kīnaną (to crack, split).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kille f

  1. riverbed, channel

InflectionEdit

Weak feminine
Singular Plural
Nominative kille killen
Accusative kille killen
Genitive killen killen
Dative kille, killen killen

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: kil

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ van der Sijs, Nicoline, editor (2010), “kille2”, in Etymologiebank, Meertens Institute

SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Attested since 1924.[1] From dialectal kille (goat kid, small boy), originally diminutive to kid (fawn, originally also goat kid). See also killing (goat kid) which also is a dimunitive of kid.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kille c

  1. (informal) Boy, lad.
    En liten kille kom in i affären för att köpa godis.
    A small boy came into the store to buy candy.
    Synonyms: gosse, grabb, pojke, (dialectal) påg, (dialectal, slang) kis
  2. (informal) A (younger) adult male person; guy, bloke.
    Det gick precis förbi några unga killar i 30-årsåldern.
    Some young guys in their 30s just went by.
    Synonym: snubbe
  3. (informal) boyfriend
    Min kille och jag ska snart gifta oss.
    My boyfriend and I are getting married soon.
    Synonym: pojkvän
DeclensionEdit
Declension of kille 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kille killen killar killarna
Genitive killes killens killars killarnas
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Attested since 1834.[2] From harlekin, from French Herlequin, Hellequin, from Old English Herla (from Proto-Germanic *erlaz) cyning (from Proto-Germanic *kuningaz).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /²kɪlɛ/, /²ɕɪlɛ/

NounEdit

kille c

  1. A card game equivalent to gnav.
    Harlekin är det högsta kortet i kille.
    The Harlequin is the highest ranking card in gnav.
DeclensionEdit
Declension of kille 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative kille killen
Genitive killes killens
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit