novelle

See also: Novelle

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian plural of novella.

NounEdit

novelle

  1. plural of novella but only in the sense of a compact story.

Related termsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch novelle, either from Italian novella or French nouvelle, itself from Italian.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌnʊə̯ˈfɛ.lə/

NounEdit

novelle (plural novelles)

  1. a short novel, short story, a novella

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French nouvelle.

NounEdit

novelle c (singular definite novellen, plural indefinite noveller)

  1. short story

InflectionEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian novella or French nouvelle, itself from Italian.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌnoːˈvɛ.lə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: no‧vel‧le
  • Rhymes: -ɛlə

NounEdit

novelle f (plural novelles or novellen, diminutive novelletje n)

  1. a short novel, short story, a novella
  2. a literary essay on closely related events

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: novelle
  • Indonesian: novel

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

novelle

  1. feminine plural of novello

NounEdit

novelle f

  1. plural of novella

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

novelle

  1. vocative masculine singular of novellus

ReferencesEdit

  • novelle in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • novelle in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934