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See also: mala, malá, màla, malā, måla, mālā, mała, and małą

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mála, from Proto-Germanic *mēlōną.

VerbEdit

mála (third person singular past indicative málaði, third person plural past indicative málað, supine málað)

  1. to paint

ConjugationEdit


IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mála, from Proto-Germanic *mēlōną. Cognate with Danish male, German malen (to paint) and Swedish måla from Middle Low German mâlen (to draw, paint).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mála (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative málaði, supine málað)

  1. to paint (houses)
    Ég lýk þvímála húsið á morgun.
    I'll finish painting the house tomorrow.
  2. to paint (pictures)
    Málaðu mynd af mér.
    Paint a picture of me.

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

mála n

  1. indefinite genitive plural of mál

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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly a borrowing from Middle English male or Anglo-Norman male, both meaning bag, from which the English mail and French malle are derived.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mála m (genitive singular mála, nominative plural málaí)

  1. bag (flexible container)
    1. collection, bundle, repository
  2. (anatomy, etc.) stomach; appetite

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MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mála mhála not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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ScanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [màʊːla], [mòːla]

VerbEdit

mála (preterite singular málade, supine málað)

  1. to measure