paraply

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French parapluie, from para- (against) +‎ pluie (rain). The first element is borrowed from Italian para-, from the verb parare (to shield), from Latin parare (to prepare). The second element is the noun pluie, from Latin pluvia (rain).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [pʰɑɑˈpʰl̥yˀ]

NounEdit

paraply c (singular definite paraplyen, plural indefinite paraplyer)

  1. umbrella (cloth-covered frame used for protection against rain)
  2. umbrella organisation (an organisation serving the interests of a group of other organisations)

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French parapluie.

NounEdit

paraply m (definite singular paraplyen, indefinite plural paraplyer, definite plural paraplyene)

  1. an umbrella, or brolly (UK, informal) (cloth-covered frame used for protection against rain or sun)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From French parapluie.

NounEdit

paraply m (definite singular paraplyen, indefinite plural paraplyar, definite plural paraplyane)

  1. an umbrella, or brolly (UK, informal) (as above)

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SwedishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French parapluie.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

paraply n

  1. umbrella; cloth-covered frame used for protection against rain.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of paraply 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative paraply paraplyet paraplyer paraplyerna
Genitive paraplys paraplyets paraplyers paraplyernas

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