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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

selle (plural selles)

  1. Obsolete spelling of sell
    • 1885, Sir Richard Burton, The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night (Night 20)
      When he ended his verse he bade one of his pages saddle him his Nubian mare-mule with her padded selle.

AsturianEdit

EstonianEdit

PronounEdit

selle

  1. genitive singular of see

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French selle, from Old French sele, from Latin sella, from Proto-Italic *sedlā, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

selle f (plural selles)

  1. saddle (for riding)
  2. commode (chair containing a chamber pot)
    Synonym: chaise percée
  3. (metonymically, chiefly in the plural) excrement (human or animal)

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

selle f

  1. plural of sella

Middle EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

selle

  1. Alternative form of selly

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French sele, from Latin sella.

NounEdit

selle f (plural selles)

  1. saddle

DescendantsEdit


NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French sele, from Latin sella.

NounEdit

selle f (plural selles)

  1. (Jersey, cycling, horse tack) saddle

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cella

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sel.le/, [ˈsɛl.lə]

NounEdit

selle f or m (definite singular sella or sellen, indefinite plural seller, definite plural sellene)

  1. Alternative form of celle

ReferencesEdit

“selle” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cella

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sel.le/, [ˈsɛl.lə]

NounEdit

selle f (definite singular sella, indefinite plural seller, definite plural sellene)

  1. Alternative form of celle

ReferencesEdit

“selle” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.


Pennsylvania GermanEdit

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

selle

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of sellar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of sellar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of sellar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of sellar.

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortening of sellemoanne.

NounEdit

selle c (plural [please provide])

  1. (rare) February
    Synonyms: febrewaris, sellemoanne

Further readingEdit

  • selle (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011