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DanishEdit

NounEdit

spille c (singular definite spillen, plural indefinite spiller)

  1. A music player, any device that can play music.

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

spille (imperative spil, infinitive at spille, present tense spiller, past tense spillede, perfect tense har spillet)

  1. to play (music, a game, in a theatrical performance)
  2. to move one's body, or a specific part of it, back and forth.

Usage notesEdit

The second sense sometimes has a sexual meaning, especially used to mean the stroking of a penis, see also spille pik.

ConjugationEdit


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

spillē

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐍀𐌹𐌻𐌻𐌴

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

spille f

  1. plural of spilla

AnagramsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English spillan.

VerbEdit

spille

  1. Alternative form of spillen

Norwegian BokmålEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /spil.le/, [ˈspɪl.lə]

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German spelen.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

spille (imperative spill, present tense spiller, passive spilles, simple past spilte, past participle spilt, present participle spillende)

  1. to play (a sport)
  2. to play (a musical instrument)
  3. spille inn (music etc.) to record (something)
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse spilla

VerbEdit

spille (inflections as above)

  1. to spill, slop
  2. to waste

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse spilla

VerbEdit

spille (present tense spiller, past tense spilte, past participle spilt, passive infinitive spillast, present participle spillande, imperative spill)

  1. to spill, slop
  2. to waste

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