See also: Sela, sèlā, and села

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

sela

  1. plural of selo

AnagramsEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

sela

  1. inflection of sít:
    1. feminine singular past participle
    2. neuter plural past participle

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

sela

  1. inflection of selo:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative plural

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

 
Sela ("saddle")

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese sela, from Latin sella. Cognate with Portuguese sela and Spanish silla.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sela f (plural selas)

  1. saddle
    • 1409, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), Tratado de Albeitaria. Santiago de Compostela: Centro Ramón Piñeiro, page 117:
      Nota que esta door, que chaman corno, desarreigase çedo se caualgaren en el con sella posta ante cada hũa das meezjnas
      Note that this ache, which they call horn, is soon removed if they ride [the horse] with the saddle on before each one of the medicines
  2. (archaic) throne; chair

ReferencesEdit

  • sela” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • sela” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • sela” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • sela” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

JavaneseEdit

NounEdit

sela

  1. Dated spelling of séla.

MalagasyEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English cell.

NounEdit

sela

  1. cell (unit of life)

Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *saiwalō.

NounEdit

sēla f

  1. soul
    Irlosin sol an frithe sela mina fan then thia ginacont mi, wanda under managon he was mit mi.
    He shall deliver in peace my soul from those who attack me, for amongst many he was with me.

Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: siele
    • Dutch: ziel
    • Limburgish: zeel

Further readingEdit

  • “siela”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek[1], 2012

Old NorseEdit

NounEdit

sela

  1. inflection of seli m (harness)
    1. oblique singular indefinite of seli
      1. accusative singular indefinite of seli
      2. dative singular indefinite of seli
      3. genitive singular indefinite of seli
    2. accusative plural indefinite of seli
    3. genitive plural indefinite of seli
  2. inflection of selr m (seal)
    1. accusative plural indefinite of selr
    2. genitive plural indefinite of selr

PhuthiEdit

VerbEdit

-séla

  1. to drink

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese sela, from Latin sella, from Proto-Italic *sedlā, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sela f (plural selas)

  1. saddle

Southern NdebeleEdit

VerbEdit

-séla

  1. to drink

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English sailor

NounEdit

sela

  1. sailor

XhosaEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

VerbEdit

-séla

  1. (transitive) to drink

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.