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IcelandicEdit

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VerbEdit

stilla ‎(weak verb, third-person singular past indicative stillti, supine stillt)

  1. (transitive) to calm, to still
  2. (transitive) to adjust
  3. (transitive, of a musical instrument) to tune
  4. (reflexive) to calm down

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  • (to tune (an instrument)): stemma

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Diminutive from stīria ‎(frozen drop, icicle), possibly ultimately from Ancient Greek στίλη ‎(stílē, minute particle, a drop).

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NounEdit

stilla f ‎(genitive stillae); first declension

  1. a drop (of a liquid)
  2. (figuratively) a drop, small quantity

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative stilla stillae
genitive stillae stillārum
dative stillae stillīs
accusative stillam stillās
ablative stillā stillīs
vocative stilla stillae

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German stille, from Old Saxon stilli, from Proto-Germanic *stillijaz, from Proto-Indo-European *stel-.

AdjectiveEdit

stilla

  1. still, calm

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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish stilla, from Old Norse stilla, from Proto-Germanic *stillijaną.

VerbEdit

stilla ‎(present stillar, preterite stillade, supine stillat, imperative stilla)

  1. to still
  2. to make quiet

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