Last modified on 15 April 2015, at 22:47

stilla

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

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

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (to tune (an instrument)): stemma

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin

NounEdit

stilla f (plural stille)

  1. drop

VerbEdit

stilla

  1. third-person singular present indicative of stillare
  2. second-person singular imperative of stillare

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Diminutive from stīria (frozen drop, icicle), possibly ultimately from Ancient Greek στίλα (stíla, minute particle, a drop).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stilla f (genitive stillae); first declension

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

InflectionEdit

First declension.

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

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Valpy, An Etymological Dictionary of the Latin Language

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

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit