See also: Selja

EstonianEdit

NounEdit

selja

  1. genitive singular of selg

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse selja (sell), from Proto-Germanic *saljaną.

VerbEdit

selja (third person singular past indicative seldi, third person plural past indicative selt, supine selt)

  1. to sell

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit


FinnishEdit

NounEdit

selja

  1. elder (tree)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of selja (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative selja seljat
genitive seljan seljojen
partitive seljaa seljoja
illative seljaan seljoihin
singular plural
nominative selja seljat
accusative nom. selja seljat
gen. seljan
genitive seljan seljojen
seljainrare
partitive seljaa seljoja
inessive seljassa seljoissa
elative seljasta seljoista
illative seljaan seljoihin
adessive seljalla seljoilla
ablative seljalta seljoilta
allative seljalle seljoille
essive seljana seljoina
translative seljaksi seljoiksi
instructive seljoin
abessive seljatta seljoitta
comitative seljoineen
Possessive forms of selja (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person seljani seljamme
2nd person seljasi seljanne
3rd person seljansa

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse selja (sell), from Proto-Germanic *saljaną.

VerbEdit

selja (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative seldi, supine selt)

  1. (ditransitive) to sell
    Synonym: versla
  2. (ditransitive) to hand over
    Synonym: afhenda
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse selja (whence also Swedish sälg), from Proto-Germanic *salhijǭ, a variant of *salhô (whence English sallow).

NounEdit

selja f (genitive singular selju, nominative plural seljur)

  1. sallow, goat willow (Salix caprea)
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

selja m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of selje

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse selja (sell), from Proto-Germanic *saljaną.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

selja (present tense sel, past tense selde, past participle selt, passive infinitive seljast, present participle seljande, imperative sel)

  1. to sell
    Dei selde mesteparten.
    They sold most of it.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

selja f

  1. definite singular of selje

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *saljaną.

VerbEdit

selja

  1. (ditransitive) to hand over, deliver
  2. (transitive) to sell, part with
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • selja in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *salhijǭ, *salhô, whence also English sallow, and by borrowing, Finnish salava.

NounEdit

selja f (genitive selju)

  1. sallow, willow Salix caprea
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • selja in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

selja

  1. genitive plural of sel