See also: Sella and sellá

AsturianEdit

VerbEdit

sella

  1. inflection of sellar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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EtymologyEdit

Latin sella

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NounEdit

sella f (plural selles)

  1. saddle

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

sella

  1. third-person singular past historic of seller

GalicianEdit

 
Sella

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese, from Vulgar Latin *sitla, from contraction of Latin situla, perhaps locally influenced by sedilia. Cognate with Portuguese selha and French seau.

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NounEdit

sella f (plural sellas)

  1. wooden conical vessel, reinforced with hoops, used for keeping or transporting fresh water

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ItalianEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sella f (plural selle)

  1. saddle (horse, bicycle, motorcycle saddle)
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DescendantsEdit
  • Ottoman Turkish: بارده(barda)

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

sella

  1. inflection of sellare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further readingEdit

  • sella in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *sedlā, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-, whence sedeō (I sit). The same formation as Proto-Germanic *sadulaz, Proto-Slavic *sedъlo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sella f (genitive sellae); first declension

  1. seat, chair (one that is moveable unlike a sedīle)
  2. sedan chair
  3. (Late Latin) saddle
  4. stool

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sella sellae
Genitive sellae sellārum
Dative sellae sellīs
Accusative sellam sellās
Ablative sellā sellīs
Vocative sella sellae

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ReferencesEdit

  • sella in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sella in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sella in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • sella in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • sella in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sella in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

MalteseEdit

Root
s-l-j
2 terms

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic صَلَّى(ṣallā, to pray”, also “to pray for somebody, to bless). Regarding the e-vocalism and the verbal noun tislija there may have been a merger with Arabic سَلَّى(sallā, to amuse, entertain, comfort). See the doublet salla for more.

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VerbEdit

sella (imperfect jselli)

  1. (intransitive, + għal) to greet
    Synonym: sellem

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SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

sella

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of sellar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of sellar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of sellar.