See also: -ville and Ville

BourguignonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin villa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ville f (plural villes)

  1. city
  2. town

SynonymsEdit


DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vilja, from Proto-Germanic *wiljaną, cognate with English will, German wollen. The Germanic verbs goes back to Proto-Indo-European *welh₁-, which is also the source of Latin volō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vilə/, [ˈʋilə], [ˈʋelə]

VerbEdit

ville (present tense vil, past tense ville, past participle villet)

  1. (transitive) to want to, be willing to
  2. (auxiliary, in the present tense) shall, will (with the infinitive, expresses future tense)
  3. (auxiliary, in the past tense) should, would (with the infinitive, expresses conditional mood)

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


EstonianEdit

NounEdit

ville

  1. illative singular of vile

FrenchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French ville, from Old French ville, vile, inherited from Latin vīlla (country house). Doublet of villa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vil/
  • Rhymes: -il
  • (Quebec) IPA(key): [vɪl]
  • (file)

NounEdit

ville f (plural villes)

  1. town, city

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

ville f pl

  1. plural of villa

LatinEdit

NounEdit

ville

  1. vocative singular of villus

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French ville, vile,

NounEdit

ville f (plural villes)

  1. city or town

DescendantsEdit

  • French: ville

NormanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old French ville, from Latin vīlla (country house).

NounEdit

ville f (plural villes)

  1. town

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

ville

  1. definite singular of vill
  2. plural of vill

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vilja, from Proto-Germanic *wiljaną, from Proto-Indo-European *welh₁-.

VerbEdit

ville (present tense vil, simple past ville, past participle villet, present participle villende)

  1. to want to, be willing to, shall, will, should
  2. would

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ville

  1. definite singular of vill
  2. plural of vill

VerbEdit

ville

  1. past tense of vilja and vilje

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vīlla.

NounEdit

ville f (oblique plural villes, nominative singular ville, nominative plural villes)

  1. city or town

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ville

  1. past tense of vilja.