LatvianEdit

VerbEdit

piliet

  1. 2nd person plural imperative form of pilēt

MarshalleseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English billiards, from French billard, originally referring to the wooden cue stick, diminutive of Old French bille (log, tree trunk), from Vulgar Latin *bilia, probably of Gaulish origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [pʲilʲiɛtˠ]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /pʲilʲijɛtˠ/
  • Bender phonemes: {piliyet}

NounEdit

piliet

  1. billiards
  2. pool (game)

VerbEdit

piliet

  1. to play billiards
  2. to play pool

ReferencesEdit


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) paliet

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

piliet m (plural piliets)

  1. (Sutsilvan) arrow

SynonymsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) frizza
  • (Surmiran) frezza