See also: SLA, slá, slå, -sla, sła., ślą, and šla

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /slaː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: sla
  • Rhymes: -aː

Etymology 1Edit

Originally the same word as salade with reduction of the first syllable and regular loss of intervocalic -d- (compare slee and slede). The semantic distinction between both forms is secondary.

NounEdit

sla f (uncountable, diminutive slaatje n)

  1. lettuce
  2. (now especially diminutive) salad
    Synonym: salade
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • English: slaw

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

sla

  1. first-person singular present indicative of slaan
  2. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of slaan
  3. imperative of slaan

AnagramsEdit


Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse slá, from Proto-Germanic *slahaną.

VerbEdit

slā

  1. to hit, to strike
  2. to fight
  3. to slay, to kill

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit